Meet our Runner – Lee Sidney

Lee Sidney will be taking on the Royal Parks Half Marathon in October and we asked him a few questions about how he is preparing for his challenge.

Meet Nurse Gaby

Ms. Gabrielle (Gaby) Lewis-Adut, is the Head Nurse of the Nursery in Maternity Ward D, she was born in Wellington, New Zealand and shared with us a bit about her background how she came to live in Israel.

Ros reflects on Blockchain Technology event

With a whisky sour under my belt – most welcome on what was snowy evening – I was ready to face the next hours of the mystery of Blockchain technology, making the guests of Shaare Zedek UK feel welcome and directed to the right part of this great building, the 14/15th floor of Rothschild.

Meet our Riders – Leslie Boobis

Meet Leslie, who will be joining our team of riders taking part in the the Prudential Ride London at the end of July. As Medical Director at City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust Leslie visited Shaare Zedek and, together with colleagues developed a blueprint for the new A&E department in Sunderland. Read how he is preparing for his 100 miles.

Meet our Marathon Runner – Benjamin Horowitz

It’s almost time for the London Marathon, you must have seen all the runners pounding the streets to get their practice miles in. We caught up with Benjamin Horowitz who will be throwing on his trusty trainers in a months time all in aid of Shaare Zedek UK.

Rachelle Goldberg entertains our patients

Rachelle Goldberg was the first person to play the violin for our patients and keeps coming back to share her talents

A Home Away From Home

Hospital isn’t a place anyone would want to call home, but for Shmulik Novikov who was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis at the age of four months Shaare Zedek has been his second home and the doctors and nurses his extended family for almost 18 years.

Rachelle Goldberg – Our violin playing volunteer

Rachelle Goldberg has been volunteering at Shaare zedek for a number of years, playing her Violin and bringing joy to our patients, their family and staff members. After her recent trip to Israel from the UK we asked her why she got involved.

Shaare Zedek: Where Israeli and Arab doctors are working together to save lives

Positions are given to whoever are best qualified for the job available, regardless of ethnicity, sex or religion. We want to offer our patients the best care possible, and they come first’

Visiting Shaare Zedek

When our donors visit Israel we always ask them if they would like to visit the hospital while they are there. Mrs Garfield visited earlier this year and shared her thoughts with us.

A story of resilience and courage

Asael Lubotzky faced his darkest days when he was injured during the Second Lebanon War, read his incredible story of resilience and courage.

Claudia and Benjy Visit Shaare Zedek

Volunteering at Shaare Zedek UK gave me an insight in to the world of a small charity. The fantastic team accomplish great things to raise funds for the hospital and I was lucky enough to visit the hospital to see where all the money goes.