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Wednesday August 6, 8 pm — 10 PM
Please join the American Friends of Soroka Medical Center
For a Parlor Meeting
At the home of
Drs. Rebecca Amaru & Jonathan Waitman
7 Ritchey Place, White Plains, NY
Featuring Speaker David Geffen M.D.
Chief of Breast Oncology Services at Soroka, Dr. Geffen was recently co-chair of Soroka’s
New Frontiers in Cancer Research Conference
Dr. Geffen will discuss “Personalized Therapy for Breast Cancer”; Join us and gain insight into the latest advances in treating breast cancer, especially personalized treatment based on the molecular and pathologic nature of the tumor and the use of emerging biologic therapy. Breast cancer is one of the first types of cancer for which personalized therapy has been put into everyday practice, an exciting development that gives patients much hope and improvement in quality and length of life.
Soroka Medical Center Israel’s Iron Dome for Health
Soroka, one of Israel’s largest and most strategic hospitals , is the sole Major Medical Center for the entire Negev, an area that comprises 60% of Israel’s land, with a population of 1 million, including 400,000 children. Through the delivery of urgently needed medical care to the vast and diverse society in the Negev region, regardless of race, religion or politics, Soroka makes a unique contribution to the building of a future of security and peaceful coexistence for Israel. This healthcare institution is truly an Israeli national treasure.
Event Committee
Rona Berns, Elisha and Sara Blechner, Marilyn Damast, Lori & Alon Gitig. Diana & Liron Gitig, Debra & Steven Markowitz, Haina Just-Michael, Fern Oppenheim, Rebecca Amaru & Jonathan Waitman, Deborah & Jay Weinberger
Desert Reception — Dietary Laws observed
Ken Abramowitz, President; Caroline Freidfertig, Secretary; Ruth Steinberg, Treasurer; Joseph Koren

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Conquering Cancer at Soroka 6th Annual Gala


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Soroka with Larry King


Aaron Wienstein, Performing at June 2012 Benefit


Aaron Wienstein, Performing at June 2012 Benefit


Welcome from Executive Director Rachel Heisler Sheinfeld


Welcome from Executive Director Rachel Heisler Sheinfeld


Israeli Public Affairs Counsel - Gil Lainer


Israeli Public Affairs Counsel — Gil Lainer


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Welcome to Soroka Medical Center


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Soroka at War 2009


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American Friends of
Soroka Medical Center
Rachel Heisler Sheinfeld
PO Box 184-H
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Telephone: 914725-9070
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