Upcoming Events

June 4, 2024
Pierre Hotel NYC | 6 PM

Join #Soroka Friends for an Evening of Solidarity Fortifying Soroka’s Commitment to Saving Lives, Serving as Israel’s Medical Iron Dome & Building a Future of Health

Honoring
Dr. Joel Sheinfeld • Dr. David Goldberg
His Excellency Rabbi Dr. Elie Abadie


Past Events at American Friends of Soroka Medical Center

Coping & Resilience: Parenting in a Pandemic with Dr. Therese Rosenblatt & Dr. Emily Arnstein - April 23, 2021

Join American Friends of Soroka’s board member, Psychologist, Psychoanalyst and Author, Dr. Therese Rosenblatt, in a conversation with special guests on Coping and Resiliency.


Episode 2: Innovation - April 7, 2021

With a distinguished and legendary career at the forefront of the founding of the State of Israel, spanning government, history and literature, Prof. Bar-Zohar brings The Promise of the Negev to life. Special guests from around the world will join Prof. Bar-Zohar in conversation.


Episode 1:”The Early Days” with Prof. Michael Bar-Zohar and Amb. Haim Divon - March 17, 2021

Soroka Salon Goes Virtual! Join master historian, author and storyteller Michael Bar-Zohar for an extraordinary exploration of the Negev. Our first guest was Ambassador Haim Divon, whose career includes posts as Israel’s Ambassador to Canada, to Ethiopia and to the Netherlands with 41 years in the Israeli …


Coping & Resilience: Family Relationships - January 28, 2021

Join our second Coping & Resilience session with Dr. Laura Gold and Dr. Therese Rosenblatt to discuss family relationships.


Cutting-Edge Cancer Research Webinar with Dr. Itzhak Avital - January 20, 2021

Soroka and BGU are tackling cancer on a global scale. Learn about recent developments in chemotherapy and immunotherapy from Dr. Itzhak Avital, M.D., medical director of Soroka’s Oncology Center and co-chair of BGU’s OncoMedicine Hub.


Finding Your Strength During a Crisis - November 6, 2020

Join our new webinar series, as our board member, Psychologist, Psychoanalyst and Author, Dr. Therese Rosenblatt converses with a special guest expert on the theme of COPING & RESILIENCE. This FIRST SESSION’s guest is a world renowned Medical Psychologist & Trauma Expert – on the individual and …


Desert in Bloom Virtual Gala - October 28, 2020

American Friends of Soroka Medical Center presents our first ever virtual Gala – Desert in Bloom – benefiting Clinical Research Breakthroughs at #Soroka! Join us for an amazing experience, featuring honorees Dr. Michael Hayden and Artist Marc Bennett, co-hosted by Michal Divon and Larry Gold with special …


COVID-19 Are You Ready for Winter? - July 23, 2020

Entering the fifth month of the COVID-19 Pandemic impact, we are experiencing the challenges of how to stay safe and healthy. Learn how to get prepared for the upcoming winter from two renowned experts: Dr. Jacob Dreiher & Dr. David Goldberg. Moderated by Pazit Levitan, with a …


Soroka & BGU Host an Expert Panel about Autism - July 10, 2020

Watch experts from Soroka Medical Center and Ben-Gurion University, who lead the National Autism Research Center of Israel, and learn about cutting-edge clinical research studies, personalized treatments and the first national autism database.


Ask The Experts VII: Nutrition for Health with Registered Dietitians Shula Witkow & Hillary Irwin - June 11, 2020

As part of the COVID-19 Pandemic impact, we have all experienced the challenges and opportunities of finding and maintaining optimal nutrition. You will learn how to eat mindfully, how to make nutrition and health a part of your daily routine and how to use diet as a …


Ask The Experts VI: Improving Your Sleep with Dr. Tarasiuk & Dr. Harris - May 18, 2020

Learn how to enhance your health and well-being in our sixth session with practical guidance from our experts, Dr. Ariel Tarasiuk and Dr. Shelby Harris.


Ask The Experts V: The Power of Mindfulness with Dr. Rosenblatt & Dr. Avivi - April 27, 2020

Join Dr. Therese Rosenblatt & Dr. Adi Avivi in an inspiring discussion about being mindful to yourself and others. Learn how to cope, get your self-care questions answered and experience a mindfulness exercise in a small and supportive group.


Ask The Experts: The Future of COVID-19 with Dr. Nesher & Dr. Goldberg - April 23, 2020

Hosted by American Friends of Soroka Medical Center. In times of uncertainty it’s important to learn from preeminent doctors about what’s ahead. This week’s topic discusses testing, treatment, medical innovation and breakthroughs with Dr. Nesher and Dr. Goldberg.


Ask the Expert about COVID-19 with Dr. Dreiher (Hebrew) - April 17, 2020

Hosted by Homeis and American Friends of Soroka Medical Center


“Ask The Expert” with Dr. Dreiher & Dr. Goldberg - March 20, 2020

Thank you to the amazing doctors and the 75 participants making Soroka’s first “Ask The Expert” session so informative and compassionate. Check out our full video meeting.


2019 Mission To Israel - May 31, 2019

A dynamic group of Soroka Medical Center Supporters joined together for an extraordinary 2019 Mission to Israel. During the weeklong, program-packed visit to Israel, participants enjoyed one-of-a-kind experiences and got a behind-the-scenes look at Israeli cultural, spiritual and innovation hubs.


Soroka Spirit Of Innovation Gala - April 17, 2019

Together with distinguished honorees – Ed Oates, Orna Simkhai and Dr. Julie Ratner; Board President Ruth Steinberg and the Soroka Friends Board of Directors; Gala Chairs Gillian Harding & Carlos Gutierrez Jr.; our team of volunteers and many caring friends like yourself, we shared an evening devoted …


Conquering Cancer at Soroka Gala - May 1, 2018

Thank you to those who participated in the Conquering Cancer at Soroka 6th Annual Gala, benefitting The Legacy Heritage Oncology Center and the Dr. Larry Norton Institute at Soroka


Gala Benefit Dinner and Fashion Presentation by Jovani benefitting Women’s Health at Soroka - April 26, 2017

We were delighted to have had the opportunity to honor extraordinary friends of Soroka: Sonia Gardner received the David Dubinsky Humanitarian Award, presented by her sister Ruth Steinberg and brother Marc Lasry. Shouly Maslavi and Abraham Maslavi received the Fashion Industry Leadership Award, presented by David Kimiabakhsh. …


Blue & White Night Gala Benefit Dinner - June 15, 2016

Our annual gala benefit dinner, this year named the Blue & White Night , was held on June 15, 2016 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. The event was dedicated to fundraising to complete the construction of a new facility to house Soroka’s Rehabilitation Medicine Department. Soroka’s new …


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