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TO EMCEE ISEF’s 40TH ANNIVERSARY BENEFIT DINNER
SPECIAL PERFORMANCE BY SINGER AND INTERNATIONAL ENTERTAINER EINAT SAROUF,
SMASH HIT AT ISEF’s 35TH IN ISRAEL – FIRST NY PERFORMANCE FOR OUR 40TH!
DR. KARIN CARMIT YEFET AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS LEGAL HONOR
The annual prize, bestowed by Hebrew University, recognizes academic excellence in law, particularly for research that contributes to the development of law in Israel and the advancement of society, and is considered second only to the Israel Prize in the field of legal research.
DR. SHIRIN ELHAIK GOLDMAN HONORED FOR SCIENCE RESEARCH
Dr. Shirin Elhaik Goldman was presented with the Outstanding Scientific Research Award from the Society of Biological Psychiatry, for her study of high-fat diets, the cerebral blood barrier and Alzheimer’s disease. The ISEF alumna is a postdoctoral researcher at The Joseph Sagol Neuroscience Center at Sheba – Tel Ha Shomer Hospital.
ISEF ALUMNUS HEADS PRESTIGIOUS MEDICAL CONFERENCE
Dr. Asher Bashiri, Director of Maternity C at the Soroka University Medical Center in Beer Sheva, Israel, organized and served as president of the Second Annual World Congress on Recurrent Pregnancy Loss (RPL), January 19-22, 2017, in Cannes, France. The conference drew hundreds of leaders in the field from countries across the globe. Read the full story.
ETHIOPIAN-ISRAELI VINO TARAFA SHARES HIS INCREDIBLE ISEF JOURNEY:
For more than 20 years, the ISEF Foundation has been committed to the development of Ethiopian-Israeli physicians, teachers, and leaders. Eleven percent of ISEF scholars hail from Ethiopian immigrant families – far more than their proportion in Israeli society (1.6%) and at the universities (only 0.5%).