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From L-R: Professor Richard Horton, Ms. Alicia 
Kaylie-Yakobi, Professor Rafi Beyar, Ambassador 
Dennis B. Ross, Professor Jeffrey M. Drazen, and 
Professor Karl Skorecki.
Photographer: Morag Bitan

The 8th Rambam Summit: The Kidney—Genetics and Beyond

6/8/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​This week, Rambam HCC welcomed a distinguished circle of friends, supporters, and global leaders in the fields of medicine, industry, and finance, to the 2017 Rambam Summit. This year's theme was “The Kidney—Genetics, and Beyond.”

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This is what it looks like when 
children give from the heart.
Photographer: Itamar Hashash-Danile, 
Spokesperson's Office, Rambam HCC

Birthday Wish Gives to Sick Kids in Haifa

6/8/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​An initiative that started with birthday present donations grew into a movement involving an entire school and became a toy distribution campaign reaching every hospital in Haifa.

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The Editorial team of the Lancet (top) ​with
Reuven Rivlin, President of Israel, and 
(bottom) in Tel Aviv.
Photograpy: Top) Pioter Fliter; Bottom) GPO.

Inspiration for “Health in Israel” Lancet Issue Began at Rambam

5/18/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​From May 8–11, special events were held in Israel to honor a special issue in The Lancet on “Health in Israel.” The issue is the good fruit of a controversial 2014 initiative taken by Rambam HCC.

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(L-R) Dr. Yaron Berkovich with Dr. Yaniv Keren.
Photographer: Pioter Fliter

Rambam Doctors Awarded NIS 500,000 Grant to Develop Surgical Patent

5/18/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​Two orthopedists from Rambam Health Care Campus had an idea to improve the accuracy of certain orthopedic surgeries. They have just received a half million shekel grant to make their idea a reality.

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Dr. Morisio Cohen Weiser performing
Eustachian tube catheterization.
Photographer: Itamar Hashesh-Daniel, 
Spokesperson's Office, RHCC

Give Ear—New Treatment for Blocked Ears

5/17/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​While this new treatment won’t make kids listen better, it will help those suffering from the terrible pain of severely blocked ears. A new technique is being successfully used at Rambam HCC.

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Pictured: One of the kidney surgeries performed at Rambam.
Photographer: Pioter FliterPhotographer: Pioter Fliter

Israeli and Palestinian Families Gifts Each Other With Life

5/17/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​Four patients entered Rambam’s operating rooms on the same day, two to donate their kidneys and two to receive them. This cross-transplant procedure involved dozens of staff from the Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital.

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Good News for Pediatric Oncology Patients

Good News for Pediatric Oncology Patients

4/26/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​​The 'Ruth Rappaport Children's Hospital recently received a prestigious recognition for its work with experimental treatments.

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​H.S. Pavan Kapoor, Ambassador of India 
to Israel hands the award over to 
Professor Best.
Photgrapher: Pioter Best.

Simply Best

4/26/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​​The prestigious Pravasi Bharatiya Samman was awarded to Professor Lael Anson E. Best earlier this year by the President of India. This week the award was personally handed over to him by India's ambassador to Israel.

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Sima Goodman receives a candle from
Esther Sabah-Cohen, a nurse in the 
Department of Internal Medicine D.
Photographer: Pioter Fliter

Rambam HCC Joins in Holocaust Commemoration Project

4/24/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​​Remembering Holocaust victims on Holocaust Rememberance Day helps elderly survivers to share their experiences. Together, patients and staff remember...

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Top (L-R): Rabbi Yaakov Litzman and Moshe Kahlon.
Bottom (L-R): Professor Ron Robin and Professor Rafi Beyar.
Photographer: Pioter Fliter

Rambam's Health Discovery Tower is Underway

4/19/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​An outstanding collaboration was launched today with the signing of an agreement between the University of Haifa and Rambam Health Care Campus, aimed at stimulating medical-applied research in Israel.

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The Wise Family with nurses from the Neonatal 
Intnesive Care Unit at Rambam.
Photographer: Netanel Ayzik

Everyone’s Wise: Quadruplets Born at Rambam to Wise Family

4/6/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​In Hebrew, the word “Chaham” means wise. Chaham is the family name in Hebrew of a young woman who gave birth to quadruplets at Rambam Health Care Campus.

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Dr. Eitan Abergel performs a brain catheterization.
Photographer: Pioter Fliter

Rambam Doctors Rescue Turkish Seaman From Brain Bleed

4/4/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​The life of a Turkish seaman was saved after Israeli doctors performed an urgent brain catheterization and stopped the bleeding of an artery in his brain. The man's condition improved and he will be released in the coming days.

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From right to left: Mr. Adiv Sharipov, Clinical Associate 
Professor Evgenia Nikolsky, and Professor Rafi Beyar, 
Director of Rambam.
Photo: Courtesy of Rambam HCC.

Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Flown to Rambam for Heart Attack

4/3/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​​The staff of Rambam Health Care Campus are used to dealing with emergency situations; people arrive day and night from all over Israel. However, a few days ago, a call for help came from a fairly remote location—Azerbaijan.

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Professor Rafi Beyar greets President Andrej Kiska.
Photographer: Pioter Fliter

The President of Slovakia Visits Rambam

3/28/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​Among the many visitors from overseas this month, was President of Slovakia. This visit was made possible by Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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Technological Leap for Stroke Patients: First in Israel

Technological Leap for Stroke Patients: First in Israel

3/28/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Technology can change lives. Rambam Health Care Campus makes sure that the change is for the better. Their newest acquistion is a first in Israel and will markedly improve care of stroke patients.

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Professor Rafi Beyar (far right) during
the panel discussion.

Rambam Presents “The Future of Medicine” at MedinIsrael 2017

3/16/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​Rambam was a major sponor for the MedinIsrael 2017 conference. With over 100 exhibitions, the conference was clear proof that Israel is THE Start-up Nation, and Rambam has helped to make it so.

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