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Dr. Fahed Hakim.

A Black Belt in Understanding

Martial arts expert Danny Hakim believes that traditional Japanese Budo can help Arab and Jewish children bridge cultural and political differences. To some the idea of using martial arts to engender peace and harmony may seem downright contradictory. But Danny …

Israel’s real-life CSI sleuth

Next month, Professor Yossi Almog will be the recipient of the highly prestigious Lucas Medal, awarded by the American Academy of Forensic Sciences at the International Association of Forensic Sciences in Hong Kong.Time: Sunday morning, 9 am. Location: Jerusalem. The …

The man who heals the victims of violence

Dr. Amal Khoury: At Hadassah no one notices or cares what you are. The staff are like one large family.If you ever got mangled in a car crash, you’d want someone like Amal Khoury to put you back together again. …

An Israeli inventor – with teeth

Dr. Uri Zilberman explaining dental care to second grade students from Ashkelon at Barzilai Medical Center.Dr. Uri Zilberman isn’t your average dentist.True, he heads the pediatric dentistry clinic at Israel’s Barzilai Hospital in Ashkelon, and teaches dentistry at the Hadassah …

A modern-day chronicler

A portrait of Moby by Rahav Segev: Having been born [in Israel] and spending all those years there – that aspect of my personality, I wouldn’t trade for anything.It’s an unusually balmy evening for early April in Midtown Manhattan. Under …