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Chapter e-News, Vol. 55

Welcome to 2014! GWAC will be having some new events this year that we hope will pique everyone’s interest. Please read this eblast to find out more about them. Our rescheduled Arlene P. Steinberg Memorial Scholar Series is set for February 10. Hopefully the weather will be kind to us this time. Our lunch and learns will begin this month and we are hoping to fill our office space with members. Some of you may also be interested in our new Yoga class to be held on Friday mornings. We are trying to bring you programs that are new and different and that will get you more involved in our Chapter, but we also need people who are willing to chair future events. Please let me know if you would be able to do so. I look forward to seeing you at future GWAC functions.
Yoga at Parklawn Every Friday, 10:00AM
Join certified yoga instructor Emily Star for a 45 minute low impact yoga class at the Hadassah office, Cost $10 RSVP 301-881-8203
The Arlene P Steinberg Memorial Scholar Series
Guest Speaker: Judith Cohen, Director of Picture Archives at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. February 10, 2014 at 11:30 AM
GWAC Lunch and Learn I @ the Hadassah office
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 | 11:30 -1:00 PM Guest Speaker, Deborah Adler, AIPAC Area Director for Greater Washington, Events are free!
Attorneys' Council - Schmooze Lunch at Eli's
February 12 @ 12:15pm, please RSVP, even
if you are tentative, to Dawn L. Goldstein at driveallnight@hotmail.com or call 301-300-2293
A Supreme Experience
Hadassah Swearing In at the Supreme Court February 23, 2014 or February 24, 2014 Join Hadassah's National Attorneys Council in DC
Hadassah Networking Event
Looking to network with other professionals and emerging leaders? Interested in growing your career? Want a FREE drink after a long day?
GWAC Lunch and Learn II @ the Hadassah office
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 | 11:30 -1:00 PM
Guest Speaker, Maurice Shochet. Topic: Iraqi
Jewry & Their Historic Archive
Hadassah Walkathon
Hadassah Walks to Defeat Neuromuscular Diseases | May 4, 2014 | Between 10:00 AM - Noon Cabin John Regional Park, Bethesda I Sign up
Support Hadassah in Style!
GWAC Hadassah is now selling attractive Shema Bracelets for $36. Proceeds of the sale will benefit Hadassah's major projects. Call 301-881-8203.
Connect with GWAC on Facebook
Daily updates of everything that you need to know Social media is a great way to promote Hadassah by sharing the content with YOUR friends
February is American Heart Month
Every Beat Counts: Hadassah's Heart Health Program™ educates women about risks, prevention and detection of heart disease, the #1
Free Israel Trip! Registration Opens February 19th
Anyone who went on an organized trip to Israel before they were 18 is now eligible for Birthright!
1-888-994-7723 | information@birthrightisrael.com
Major Genetic Discoveries at Hadassah!
Using a deep sequencing analyzer, Prof. Orly Elpeleg, Director of the Hadassah Medical Organization’s Department of Genetic
BrainStorm Says Stem Cells Helped Patient!
Hadassah doctors found that after receiving both intrathecal and intramuscular injections of the stem cells, a 75 year-old patient with MG and ALS
Hadassah Travel Designed Just For You
We are pleased to provide a multi-layered, educational, and unforgettable full service travel program to Israel and the Jewish world
Hadassah Online Auction
An Online Auction Benefitting Every Beat Counts: Hadassah's Heart Health Program™ and Cardiology at Hadassah Medical Organization
First Neurology Patients Move in to Hospital Tower
"Welcome! You are the first," Nira Kedar, head nurse of the the neurology department at Hadassah Medical Organization, said, with a huge smile
Year Course Upcoming Session in Bethesda
Israel is waiting for you!! Come learn about Young Judaea Year Course and hear about the original gap year experience. Learn the culture and society
Hadassah Announces Hadassah Shabbat Zachor
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, Inc. is excited to announce the creation of an annual Hadassah Shabbat to be held on the
Hadassah Poland Mission 2014
Visit the still-elegant old Jewish quarter of Krakow Experience the Warsaw Ghetto, site of the biggest Jewish uprising in World War II
Hadassah’s 97th National Convention
Save the date, July 21-24, 2014, Las Vegas
Get ready to play your cards right, cash in your chips, and head to Las Vegas
AIPAC Policy Conference 2014
$50 discounted price for Hadassah Members! March 2-4. The event attracts more than 10,000 community and student activists from all 50 states
ShalomLearning Online
Every week students log on to the ShalomLearning video classroom to participate in a great, live,
instructor-led session. No special software needed

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 •   Yoga @ Parklawn
February 7, 2014

 •   Scholar Series I
February 10, 2014

 •   Lunch and Learn I
February 12, 2014

 •   Supreme Experience
February 23/24, 2014

 •   Networking Event
March 12, 2014

 •   Lunch and Learn II
March 12, 2014
 •   Youth Aliyah Lunch
April 27, 2014

 •   Hadassah Walkathon
May 4, 2014



Neuromuscular diseases
include Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease), Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease, Myasthenia Gravis, Alzheimer's Disease and others. They are all caused by the breakdown of nerve cells leading to difficulty in moving and other disabilities. There is currently no cure for these devastating diseases.





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