Giving breaks down barriers

Yichye Maslama is a 13 year old patient who lives in Beit Jallah.  He suffers from kidney disease and has been receiving treatment at Shaare Zedek Medical Centre since he was a year old.  During his time in hospital Yichye has become a big fan of Chassidic music.

Congratulations Lee!

Huge congratulations to Lee Sidney who took part in the Royal Parks 2019 Half Marathon yesterday.  He has raised a fantastic £759 for Shaare Zedek!  Thank you Lee for defying the weather and raising such needed funds for the hospital.

A wonderful way to start the new year

What a wonderful way to start the new year. During Rosh Hashannah, 92 babies were born at Shaare Zedek Medical Centre. 64 babies were born at Shaare Zedek (Bayit Vagan campus) and 28 babies were born in our City Center Campus (Bikur Cholim). The first baby was born at 18:18 weighing 3.66 kg to Almanes […]

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.

Leslie and Alain ride it again!

Leslie Boobis and Alain Stechler took to the streets again this year at the Prudential Ride London 2019, raising much needed funds for Shaare Zedek Medical Centre.

Tasty & Healthy Cookbook by Professor Dan Turner

Shaare Zedek UK are thrilled to announce the English translation of ‘TASTY & HEALTHY’ a fantastic new cookbook for people suffering with various stomach related disorders.  Do you have Chron’s disease, Colitis or IBS?  Do you know someone who is Lactose intolerant or Coeliac?  If the answer is ‘YES’ then, this cookbook is perfect.

Professor Ofer Merin at Jerusalem Post Conference

Professor Merin spoke at the 8th Annual Jerusalem Post Conference in New York. He captivated audiences as he spoke about his many roles at Shaare Zedek Medical Centre. Watch the video here.

Jerusalem Hackathon

Nine members of staff from Shaare Zedek Medical Centre participated in the first medical hackthon in Jerusalem. JLM Medathon focused on developing technological and medical ideas using BIG Data and other cutting edge new technologies.

Maccabi Fun Run 2019

Thanks to all the runners that took part in the Maccabi fun run 2019 – it was a great event and we all had a fantastic time, especially with the new addition of our Teddy Bear Hospital!

Volunteer needed

Part -time volunteer Database and Administration Wizard needed. Please read on for further information and send your CV and covering letter to

Shaare Zedek – One of Israel’s leading Stroke centres

In less than three years, the Helmsley Neurological Institute Shaare Zedek Medical Centre has become one of Israel’s leading centres for the diagnosis and treatment of strokes.

Meet Professor Ofer Merin

Professor Ofer Merin, the new Director General of Shaare Zedek Medical Center, is the fifth director general, but the first to be fully trained at Shaare Zedek Medical Centre.  Professor Merin joined the ranks of Shaare Zedek 27 years ago and has grown up professionally at the hospital.