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Movers & Shakers: APN Luncheon, Cancer Fundraiser, AJC Leader

BY RYAN TOROK Richard Hirschhaut, American Jewish Committee’s new L.A. director. Photo courtesy of American Jewish Committee   The American Jewish Committee (AJC) named civil rights advocate and communal leader Richard Hirschhaut as its Los Angeles director, effective Sept. 3.  “We are thrilled to welcome Rick as our Los Angeles Director,” AJC Los Angeles Board President […]

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Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer Publishes Two Studies that Provide New Hope for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, the largest and most comprehensive hospital in the Middle East, has discovered the treatment combination of donepezil hydrochloride and choline successfully improved receptive language skills in children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder, with a more successful outcome in the younger children. Meanwhile, the same research group at Sheba released […]

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Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, one of Newsweek’s “10 Best Hospitals in the World,” receives coveted “Gold Standard” Ranking

Premier international healthcare accreditor Joint Commission International (JCI) announced this week that Israel’s Sheba Medical Center had passed its exacting review standards with “flying colors.” Based on its findings, Sheba Medical Center will receive a “Gold Standard” international ranking certificate, placing it among the world’s most elite hospitals. On the heels of being recognized as […]

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