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The Art of Healing — Fort Lauderdale

May 11, 2023 @ 7:00 pm EDT

How Does Israel Keep Soldiers and Children Healthy?

Participate in a rare visit by Prof. Itai Pessach, the Director of the Lily and Edmond Safra Children’s Hospital, ranked among the World’s Best Hospital for five years in a row.

Hear the dramatic story of one IDF soldier’s near-fatal injury and his road to recovery – he is one of thousands of brave men and women who have been rehabilitated at Sheba Medical Center.

Enjoy cocktails and hors d’ouvres (kosher dietary laws observed) and celebrate Israel and Sheba’s 75th anniversaries with elected officials and local university leaders in the elegant Art Museum Fort Lauderdale on picturesque Las Olas Boulevard in downtown Fort Lauderdale.

Keynote Speaker — Dr. Itai Pessach

Under Prof. Pessach’s care, the region’s most comprehensive children’s hospital is centrally located on Sheba’s vast campus and treats the sickest children from Israel, the greater Middle East, and international patients from all over the world.

Dr. Pessach completed his residency in Pediatrics at Safra Children’s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center and specialized in Immunology and Allergy at the Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Following his return to Israel, he specialized in Pediatric Intensive Care at Safra where he continues to practice as a senior pediatric intensive care physician.
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