Israeli rescue workers have deployed to Turkey — and may help in Syria

Eran Rotman – Special to the USA TODAY Network When an earthquake struck the Middle East on Monday morning, leaving significant casualties and destruction in its wake in Turkey and Syria, the smallest country in the region jumped in to not only offer its condolences but more importantly its state-of-the-art rescue capabilities, field medical personnel and…

Remarks by Anthony S. Fauci at the AFRMC Annual Gala

Yitzhak Rabin Lifetime Medical Leadership Award  American Friends of Rabin Medical Center Annual Gala November 7, 2022 NYC I am truly humbled and grateful to receive the Yitzhak Rabin Lifetime Medical Leadership Award, an homage to one of the iconic figures in the history of Israel. My deepest thanks to the American Friends of Rabin Medical Center for this…

America And The Middle East After The US Election: Looking Back, Looking Forward – Global Connections With Robert Siegel

American Friends of Rabin Medical Center’s monthly Zoom Leadership Forum series captures unfiltered conversations moderated by preeminent host Robert Siegel with an august group of guest speakers. November’s Global Connections Forum spotlighted issues related to America and The Middle East After the November 2020 Election. The conversation highlighted three prominent speakers, former Ambassador Dennis Ross,…

I Survived Breast Cancer by Natalie Gerber

Three years ago this June at age 28, I was shockingly diagnosed with breast cancer. From that moment, I was determined to beat this both physically and emotionally. I was always a positive person. I knew this would be an uphill battle but would not let the grueling treatment process make me a bitter person,…

Rabbi Andy Bachman Remembers His Mother’s Breast Cancer

  Rabbi Andy Bachman Remembers His Mother’s Breast Cancer By Rabbi Andy Bachman Executive Director Jewish Community Project of Downtown (JCP New York) My mother died of breast cancer in 2012. It was a particularly virulent strain of the disease that remained under moderate control for five years and the re-appeared, aggressively attacking her lungs…

Rockette Alumnae Face Cancer Head On

Katherine & Kimberly Corp are thrilled to be running for the Cheryl Diamond NYC 5K Schlep Run/Walk on June 2, 2019 in Battery Park, NYC! As former Radio City Rockettes and proud members of the Rockette Alumnae, they have been moved by the impact of cancer on their former colleagues and are happy to support…

We Schlep In Honor Of My Mother Victoria Altman

We Schlep in Honor of My Mother Victoria Altman By Russell Atlman On February 17, 2008, at the age of 53, my mother Victoria Altman passed away due to complications in her battle with ovarian cancer, but that Is not the story I tell. Instead, I tell the story of a strong woman who was…

Sisterhood of Breast Cancer Warriors by Monica Calabrese

Sisterhood of Breast Cancer Warriors by Monica Calabrese I am happy to be part of this privileged community, the sisterhood of Breast Cancer Warriors! Ever since my diagnosis in October 2017, and getting over the terrifying shock and realization that I too was facing this disease, I have encountered nothing but wonderful people in my…