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Rabin Medical Center Gala, The Golden Land and Music for Medicine

November 28, 2012
NYC Police Commissioner and Israel's Former Director of Shin Bet in Charlie Rose's Spotlight at Rabin Medical Center Gala
by Masha Leon, The Jewish Daily Forward


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In Memory of Our Chairman

November 26, 2012
American Friends of Rabin Medical Center and Board of Directors mourn with immense sorrow the passing of esteemed Chairman and beloved leader, Abraham "Barry" Cohen.


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An Unforgettable Yom Kippur

October 3, 2012
While all was still throughout Israel on Yom Kippur, Rabin Medical Center was busy saving lives by performing seven organ transplants in a period of only 48 hours.


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RMC Performs First Israeli Domino Liver Transplant

August 22, 2012
For the very first time in Israel's history, Rabin Medical Center (RMC) performed a domino liver transplant, in which one liver saved the life of two patients.


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Remebering Our Friend

August 16, 2012
The American Friends of Rabin Medical Center (AFRMC) organization mourns the passing of our friend and supporter Marvin Hamlisch, world-renowned composer, conductor, and performer.


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Israeli Researchers Identify Protein that Protects Brain Cells from Parkinson's

August 8, 2012
The protein, called NID-13, has proven effective in lab mice; researchers have registered a patent.


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Second Annual NYC Schlep Jewish Breast and Ovarian Cancer 5k Run/Walk

July 15, 2012
Sunday, July 15th began as a rainy morning, but luckily turned into a beautiful afternoon, just in time for the arrival of 200 participants to Battery Park for the Second Annual NYC Schlep Jewish Breast and Ovarian Cancer 5k Run/Walk, hosted by the American Friends of Rabin Medical Center.


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2012 Real Estate Event in Review

June 27, 2012
On June 21st, 2012 The American Friends of Rabin Medical Center, along with Jones Lang LaSalle and Silverstein Properties, held their Annual Exclusive Celebration of New York Real Estate Development at 7 World Trade Center.


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A Surprising Presentation at the RMC 2012 Orthopedic Conference

June 20, 2012
At this year's Rabin Medical Center Orthopedic Conference in March, attendees were surprised when renowned surgeon Professor Jarvid Parvizi took the stage to give a lecture.


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Israeli National Basketball Team Scores 100 at Rabin Medical Center

June 13, 2012
The Israeli National Basketball team recently visited Rabin Medical Center where they underwent their annual medical checkup at the hospitals First Class Institute.


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Rabin Medical Center Continues to Lead

June 6, 2012
For the first time in Israel, Rabin Medical Center's Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, headed by Dr. Eyal Porat, implanted an artificial heart as a replacement for a real heart.


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Boston Recap

May 30, 2012
The American Friends of Rabin Medical Center welcomed the New England Chapter on May 6, 2012 to a private brunch hosted by long time supporters of Rabin Medical Center.


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Robotic Gynecological Surgery

May 24, 2012
The American Friends of Rabin Medical Center welcomed the New England Chapter on May 6, 2012 to a private brunch hosted by long time supporters of Rabin Medical Center.


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Distinguished Accreditation for Rabin Medical Center

May 16, 2012
Rabin Medical Center becomes an accredited member of the Joint Commission International (JCI).


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Lucette Lagnado at AFRMC Women's Luncheon

May 9, 2012
The American Friends of Rabin Medical Center held its fifth annual Women's Luncheon at The Restaurant of 15 Central Park West in Manhattan.


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iPad Catheterization Application Used for the First Time at Rabin Medical Center

May 2, 2012
A new advanced technology has been developed for the first time worldwide, at Rabin Medical Center's Invasive Cardiology Institute, where all pertinent information collected during the cardiac catheterization procedure is sent directly to an iPad.


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Israeli Cardiothoracic Surgeons Visit India

April 18, 2012
Dr. Eyal Porat, recently returned from India where he was part of a prestigious group representing Israel in the fields of medicine, culture, sports and culinary arts.


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Senior Cardiologists from China Visit Rabin Medical Center

March 23, 2012
A special delegation of senior cardiologists from China recently visited the Rabin Medical Center where they were hosted by the Department of Cardiology, directed by Prof. Alexander Battler.


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Rabin Medical Exchange Fellow Visits Las Vegas

March 1, 2012
Dr. Amir Amitai, Chief Resident in Orthopedics at the Rabin Medical Center in Israel, recently completed a two-week fellowship in Las Vegas.


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American OB/GYNs Visit Israel's Rabin Medical Center

February 15, 2012
Under the leadership of John J. Sciarra, MD, Ph.D., a group of fifteen OB/GYNs from across the U.S. and the Bahamas visited Israeli's Rabin Medical Center.


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Late Pregnancy Research and Consequences

February 8, 2012
Today more and more woman are giving birth at a later age, yet according to a recent study done by Prof. Yariv Yogev, there are many risks involved.


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Revolutionary Technology for Cardiac Patients

February 1, 2012
For the first time in Israel, at the Catheterization Institute at Rabin Medical Center, a revolutionary heart catheterization procedure was performed using soluble stents.


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Rabin Medical Center Hosts Senior Religious Leaders Interfaith Mission to Israel

January 23, 2012
Rabin Medical Center recently hosted the Senior Religious Leaders Interfaith Mission to Israel which was led by Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch of the Stephen Wise Free Synagogue in New York.


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Jewish Federation of Las Vegas Welcomes Dr. Amir Amitai of the Rabin Medical Center

January 17, 2012
The Jewish Federation of Las Vegas is proud to welcome Dr. Amir Amitai to the Las Vegas Jewish community.


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