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Excellence in Innovation: How Israel is Helping Tackle the World’s Challenges with COVID-19

April 6 @ 12:00 PM

Featuring Jodie Cohen, author of Tikkun Olam: Israel vs COVID-19, together with Dianne Gottlieb, Hadassah Medical Organization Chair for Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc. Moderated by Daniel Aschheim, Ph.D., Consul for Public Diplomacy for the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest.

Over the past decade, Israel has become known as a powerhouse of innovations, helping to improve everyday lives around the world. Today, Israel’s innovators are focusing their efforts where they are needed the most – attempting to tackle the number one problem confronting humanity – COVID-19 – and sharing their discoveries with the world.

Jodie Cohen will discuss her recent book, Tikkun Olam: Israel vs COVID-19, which highlights the incredible work by Israeli scientists, doctors, start-ups, and NGOs that began during the first lockdown in Israel and continues today.

Dianne Gottlieb, Hadassah Medical Organization Chair, will share several cutting edge COVID-19 innovations, which were developed and researched at Hadassah Hospitals in Jerusalem.

Free Online Event. Register by April 4
www.hadassahmidwest.org/Innovation

Questions? Contact Hadassah Midwest at midwest@hadassah.org or 847.205.1900
or Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest at press@chicago.mfa.gov.il

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Chicago, IL United States + Google Map