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Webinar#2: Briefing for Doctors & Health Professionals

On Thursday, March 26th Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer hosted a special VIP live webinar for Doctors & Health Professionals. Sheba’s expert panel included: Prof. Arnon Afek Dep. Director General of Sheba Medical Center & Head of General Hospital Prof. Eyal Leshem Head of Sheba Medical Center’s Travel Medicine & Tropical Disease Unit Dr. Galia Barkai […]

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First in the world

Sheba Medical Center opens its coronavirus psychiatry unit today. Sheba continues to mobilize all of its resources, expertise and medical acumen to get ahead of the physical and mental impact of coronavirus.

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We’re Going To Need A Bigger Bazooka

Kenneth Rapoza, Senior Contributor “Many businesses have been shut down in recent days by efforts to slow the spread of the coronavirus, and this is already causing widespread layoffs,” says Rose. “Some states have reacted by loosening the rules on claiming unemployment benefits. While this is a wise response, it will result in jobless claims rising […]

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Sheba VIP Webinar on COVID-19: Expert Analysis & Data

On Thursday, March 19th, Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer held a VIP webinar on how Israel is combating coronavirus. There were around 500 participants that joined in to listen to Sheba Medical Center’s top doctors speak on coronavirus and answer audience requested questions. (Please Note: Better view on Full Screen Mode, but it may go […]

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Rate of New Fatalities Drops in China

Hundreds left a cruise ship in Cambodia. Then one tested positive for the coronavirus. An American woman who disembarked from a cruise ship in Cambodia last week has tested positive twice for the coronavirus since flying on to Malaysia, officials in that country said on Sunday. Cambodia allowed the ship, the Westerdam, to dock after […]

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Israel’s Sheba Medical Center ranked among world’s top 10 best hospitals

Newsweek ranked Israel’s Sheba Medical Center at Tel HaShomer as the world’s ninth best hospital for 2020, moving up one spot from last year’s list. The weekly magazine noted the hospital’s breakthrough research in cardiology, gynecology, genetics and medical education. Mention was also given to its specializations in rehabilitation, pediatrics, women’s health, post-traumatic stress disorder […]

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Dr. Eyal Zimlichman, Sheba Medical Center | AIPAC 2020 Policy Conference

Dr. Eyal Zimlichman, Chief Medical Officer of Sheba Medical Center, reveals innovative efforts to develop a vaccine for Coronavirus.

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With stricken cruise ship, Japan draws criticism over coronavirus response

  The British-flagged Diamond Princess arrived in Yokohama on Feb. 3 with about 3,700 people onboard after a man who disembarked last month in Hong Kong was diagnosed with the virus. From the start, experts raised questions about the quarantine process. Unlike the United States, Japan does not have a central disease-control agency. One Japanese […]

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Coronavirus Case Numbers Jumped Overnight. It’s Because We Changed How We Count Them

Some 15,000 coronavirus case numbers were added on Wednesday night, the biggest jump seen so far in the outbreak, driven by doctors in the hardest-hit Chinese province changing how they diagnose cases. Dan Vergano – BuzzFeed News Reporter A cruise ship filled with ever more sick passengers. A second death outside China. An overnight jump of […]

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The Race to End Kidney Dialysis

Israeli researchers working on a promising cell reimplantation technique. By STEWART AIN               The Sheba Medical Center research team research team, with Professor Benjamin Dekel, top row center, and Dr. Orit Harari-Steinberg, to row right. Courtesy of Sheba Medical Center In an effort to make kidney dialysis a thing […]

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