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Israeli Air Force Surgeon General Speaks to APF Michigan Chapter

In March, APF hosted Colonel Yifat Erlich-Shoham, MD, Israeli Air Force Surgeon General, who spoke to more than 50 people in Farmington Hills about what being an Israeli and serving in the IDF means More

Israeli Doctor Speaks About Providing Humanitarian Aid to Syrian War Victims

Dr. Salman Zarka, a retired IDF Colonel and the director general of Ziv Medical Center in Zefat in northern Israel, is on a mission. He wants the world to know that his hospital is providing medical More

How Israel Builds Trauma-resilient Communities at Home and Abroad- a Michigan APF Event

The Israel Trauma Coalition (ITC) addresses the issues of terrorism, war, natural disaster, tragedy and bereavement with a seasoned eye and aims to lend its experience elsewhere. The ITC ensures not More

Acting Associate Director General of Israel Ministry of Health, Prof. Arnon Afek – in Boston

On March 2, 2016, APF hosted a dynamic event with Professor Arnon Afek, the Acting Associate Director General of the Israel Ministry of Health and Chairman of Israel’s Department of Medical More

The 2nd Conference of the Israel Society of Resuscitation, Israel, May 4, 2016

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The 21st IMA/World Fellowship Conference, Israel, 3-7 May 2016

The 21st Israeli Medical Association/World Fellowship Conference will be held in conjunction with the IMA Scientific Societies' Forum.Click Here for More Info More

Emotional Gatherings in Florida at IDF Special Ops presentations

The guest speaker on Sunday, May 17, 2015 was an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Forward Surgical Team Commander and a 2014-2015 APF Fellowship Recipient who spoke about his many challenging assignments, More

Poignant Presentations by IDF Special Ops Combat Doctor in the Midwest

In March, 2015, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Forward Surgical Team Commander and a 2014-2015 APF Fellowship Recipient spoke about his many challenging assignments, including that of a paratrooper and More

APF Supporters Gathered in Florida to Meet an IDF Special Ops Surgeon

In December, 2014, an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Forward Surgical Team Commander and a 2014 - 2015 APF Fellowship recipient spoke about his many challenging assignments including serving as a More

Over 100 friends and APF Supporters gathered for awe-inspiring APF Midwest Events

In April, 2014, the guest speaker Maj. Jacob Chen, MD, an IDF Airborne Medical Doctor and Officer and a 2013-2014 APF Fellowship Recipient spoke about his experience serving as a military physician in More

Inspiring APF Event at the home of Dr. Sitnitskaya, Great Neck, NY

Dozens of friends and members of APF gathered on November 3, 2013 in Great Neck, NY for an awe-inspiring APF Event.  The guest speaker Maj. Jacob Chen, M.D., an IDF Airborne Medical Doctor and More

The APF Michigan Chapter Meeting for Members and Supporters of Medicine in Israel

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 over 50 medical professionals from the Michigan area came together at Adat Shalom Synagogue in Farmington Hills for The APF Michigan Chapter Meeting for members and More

APF/The Chai Center of Brookline Medical Sushi and Cocktails

While enjoying sushi and cocktails over 50 young Jewish medical professionals from the Boston area got together on December 16, 2012 for a Health Professionals Winter Networking Event. They listened More

APF Illinois Chapter Fall Networking Event – September 23, 2012

Thank you to our friends and members of APF who joined us on September 23, 2012 in Chicago for the APF Illinois Chapter Fall Networking Event. It was a pleasure to meet familiar and new faces.  We More