6 Photos - Mar 21, 2013
Photo: During her tour of the Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at the Hadassah Medical Center-Ein Kerem, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) was introduced to Alud Katush, a Head Nurse from a Palestinian hospital in Beit Jalla, who is receiving advanced training in pediatric hemato-oncology at Hadassah.Photo: During her tour of the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower’s Department of Oncology at the Hadassah Medical Center-Ein Kerem, Head Nurse Saad Gera introduced Dr. Anna Ilya, originally of Sweden, the first female urology resident in Israel.Photo: During her visit to the Hadassah Medical Center, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), toured the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower accompanied by Barbara Goldstein, Deputy Director, Hadassah Offices in Israel. Beneath the banners honoring the 100th birthday of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Mrs. Goldstein thanked the Florida congresswoman and Chair of the Democratic National Committee, for her leadership role in commemorating the occasion with a Congressional Resolution.Photo: During her tour of the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower at the Hadassah Medical Center-Ein Kerem, in the lobby adjacent to the David and Fela Shapell Family Gateway to Health, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) paused before the memorial to the Shoah, a gift of Rochelle, Benjamin and Irwin Shapell that honors the memory of their grandparents who perished in the Holocaust.Photo: During her tour of the Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at Hadassah Medical Center-Ein Kerem, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), stopped to exchange a few playful words with four-year-old Ahmad from Bethlehem, who is suffering from leukemia, while exchanging more comforting remarks with his mother, Nurad.Photo: During her tour of the Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at Hadassah Medical Center-Ein Kerem, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) donned protective covering to visit one-year-old Alma Jaradat from Jenin, who was hospitalized in an isolation unit before undergoing bone marrow transplantation.