Western Region

The Western region of American Friends of Sheba Medical Center is based in Los Angeles, California and proudly supports the largest and most comprehensive medical center in Israel and the entire Middle East.

Our Representation Areas

We are dedicated to raising awareness and philanthropic support for Sheba Medical Center’s compassionate care, cutting-edge research and comprehensive educational training.

Upcoming Events

Love Beyond Measure

March 27, 2023

An event to benefit the Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Medicine at Sheba Medical Center, in memory of Dr. Ruben Cohen Israel’s national Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Medicine is […]

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Liberty Science ARC Health Space 2030 Informational Meeting [LIVESTREAM]

March 30, 2023

Sheba is Coming to New Jersey ISRAELI MEDTECH INNOVATION IS COMING TO AMERICA! Sheba Medical Center, voted as one of the world’s best hospitals for the 5th year in a […]

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Cocktails in the Garden

April 23, 2023

Featuring the Women of Achievement Awards Professor Yael Peled, MD Featured Speaker Prof. Yael Peled is the Director of the Heart Transplant Service and Heart Failure Hospitalization Unit at Sheba […]

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Mission to Israel with AFSMC

May 28, 2023

Celebrating 75 Years of Sheba & Statehood May 28 – June 5, 2023 Join Sheba supporters from around the world as this global mission joyously celebrates these two connected milestones. […]

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Past Events

Women of Achievement Luncheon — April 7, 2022

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Board of Directors

Steve Hitter

Senior Vice President
Shoshana Djavaheri-Zar

Vice Presidents
Yekutiel Koschitzky
Stacy Shakiban

Corporate Secretary
Sorelle Cohen

Lynn Ziman

Emanuael Abrishami
Helene Boston
Ben Boston
Jennifer E. Cohen
Parvin Djavaheri
Jean Friedman

Ethie Hitter
Dan Katz, M.D.
Barbara Lazaroff
Adrian Miller
Daphna Nazarian
Maytal Philips
Agi Schwartz

Aron Shapiro
Judy Shapiro
Carole Shnier
Trinka Stotsky Soloway
Judie Stein
Michel Steinberger

Ruth Steinberger
Inna Tuler
Sharona Veiseh
David Westley
Marilyn Ziering

Sheba 2.0 Young Leadership

Shauna Shakiban

Executive Committee
Sorelle Cohen
Maytal Phillips
Emanuel J. Abrishami, Esq.

Simon Bababeygy, MD
Ari Benchimol
Leeor Braude
Celine Cohan

Desiree Levyim, MD
Jessica Mehraban
Jasmine Mizrahi
Ian Akash Morrison

Daniella Newman
Roxana Pourshalimi
Gabriella Salama

David Sibelman

Contact Our Office

American Friends of Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, Western Region
6505 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 615 | Los Angeles, California 90048
Tel: (310) 838-0700 | Fax: (310) 838-0717

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American Friends of Sheba Medical Center has regions representing all 50 United States.

Together we save lives in Israel and worldwide

At Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, science meets miracles.

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