Farewell and thank you to Professor Halevy
It is March and there is a new Director General in town. Effective midnight 28th of February 2019, after 31 years leading Shaare Zedek Medical Centre, Professor Jonathan Halevy, stepped down as the hospital’s Director General. Professor Ofer Merin, is now the hospital’s Director.
Are you a budding artist, designer or illustrator? We are on the look out for the most creative among you, to design us a new Rosh Hashanah card for 2019.
Enjoy the latest news and developments from Shaare Zedek Medical Centre in our 2019 Heartbeat Magazine.
2018 Highlights from Shaare Zedek Medical Centre
Enjoy the 2018 highlights from the hospital
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.
Blockchain Technology Event
We were delighted to see so many new faces supporting the work of Shaare Zedek Medical Centre at our event hosted at Rothschild on the evening of Tuesday 22nd of January 2019.
Ephrat Levy-Lahad wins prestigious Emet prize in Genetics
The head of our Genetics department, Ephrat Levy-Lahad has been recognised for her incredible work in genetics and awarded the presitigious Emet prize. “We stand poised at the beginning of a revolution that genetics is making in all areas of medicine throughout the world.”
Historic change at the top – Shaare Zedek appoints new Director General
After 31 years of dedicated service to Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, Prof. Jonathan Halevy announced he will step down from his post as Director-General, effective March 1, 2019. The Shaare Zedek International Board of Directors unanimously voted to appoint Dr. Ofer Merin as the next Director-General.
Rosh Hashanah Appeal 2018
This is Avigayil. You helped us save her life. This photo was taken only a few weeks ago at her end of year party at nursery, where she was singing and dancing with all of her friends. This may seem like a normal thing for a 4 year old to be doing however it is something her parents never thought was possible.
Prudential riders battle the elements to raise over £10,000
Huge congratulations to Alain Stechler, Larry Weiss and Leslie Boobis for completing the Prudential Ride London, in the most difficult of conditions.
Professor Ephrat Levy-Lahad awarded EMET Prize for Art, Science and Culture
We are incredibly proud of Professor Ephrat Levy-Lahad, Head of the Fuld Family Department of Medical Genetics at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, who was one of five women awarded the prestigious EMET Prize-For Art, Science and Culture.
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.