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 In 2012 Hadassah Celebrates 100 Years of Building

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DID YOU KNOW? 

Most people are familiar with Hadassah's life saving work at our two hospitals in Jerusalem and our life-changing work with Youth Aliyah and Hadassah College Jerusalem.

Most know about our Young Judaea Camps and our advocacy efforts in the United States.

But do you know about Hadassah's humanitarian work around the globe?  

In Haiti...
Hadassah doctors and nurses were one of the first to set up operating tents. And they were the FIRST to deliver babies, one named Israel!

In Ethiopia...
Hadassah adopted an orphanage of children who have AIDS, reducing the number of deaths from 25% to 1%. Senior Hadassah doctors participated in a medical relief mission to a rural district in North Ethiopia, operating a mobile outreach clinic providing care to 2,500 patients.

In Kenya...
Within hours of the 2002 terrorist bombing in Mombassa, a rescue team of Hadassah doctors set out to assess the situation and initiate treatment. Hadassah eye surgeons have returned the ability to see to thousands of blind Kenyans. Ophthalmologists from Hadassah routinely spend two years performing surgery in Africa.

In China...
A delegation of our pediatric cardiologists spent 10 days operating on 21 children with heart problems and training local medical staff in the latest catheterization techniques.

In Kazakhstan...
A team of our doctors treated babies suffering from lead poisoning, then trained local doctors to conduct testing and treatment.

In Russia...
Young victims of Chernobyl were treated at the Hadassah Medical Center for leukemia. Hadassah helped train doctors in the life-saving procedure of bone marrow transplantation.

In Sri Lanka...
After the 2009 tsunami, Hadassah sent a team of mental health professionals to teach doctors and medical students strategies for dealing with post-traumatic stress.

In Cambodia...
Senior endodontists from the Hadassah School of Dental Medicine spent part of two summer vacations giving courses to young dentists.

In Egypt...
Egyptian students studied environmental science at the Hadassah-supported Arava Environmental Institute in southern Israel.

Health professionals from all over the world train in the International Master's of Public Health program at Hadassah Medical Center.

Over the years, Hadassah has helped people all over the globe. Hadassah believes medicine is a bridge to peace.

Featured Pages

National News

  • Israeli Hero Treated at Hadassah's Hospital on Mount Scopus
  • Israeli Prison Service Officer Ariel Twitto was on his way to pick up his children from nursery school camp after accompanying a prisoner to court when he and fellow officer, Elad Biton, heard someone shouting "Piguah!" (terror attack!).
  • Hadassah-Neurim Provides Refuge for Border Kibbutz
  • For the last three weeks, Mali Yehoshafat and her four children have found refuge at Hadassah-Neurim. 125 kibbutz members—including all the children in this border agricultural commune are living in Hadassah’s Youth Village, near Netanya.
  • Urge Congress to Affirm Support for Israel
  • Israel once again finds itself in a time of crisis, forced to take military action to defend its citizens from indiscriminate rocket and mortar fire. Urge Congress to affirm its unwavering, bipartisan support for Israel’s sovereignty and security, and pass the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act!


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