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IDF Opens Cutting-Edge Medical Institute to Care for Combat Soldiers

From IDF Blog on 8/6/2013 at 1:24 PM

Categories: Israel, Health

IDF Opens Cutting-Edge Medical Institute to Care for Combat Soldiers

The IDF’s Ground Forces launched a special medical institute which will give advanced medical treatment to IDF combat soldiers. The institute will conduct research in all of the different aspects of health in operational service, from preventing injuries and incidents typical to combat service to continuous rehabilitation treatments. Besides giving medical treatment, the institute will be a national academic center for diagnosis and assessment. Its job is to provide full and comprehensive treatment to …More

New Institute Seeks to Consolidate the Growing Field of Israel Studies

From JNS.org on 2/28/2013 at 3:29 PM

Categories: Israel, Features, Education

New Institute Seeks to Consolidate the Growing Field of Israel Studies

Sean Savage, JNS.org In response to the Jewish community’s concern with the growth of anti-Israel bias and pro-Palestinian sympathies on college campuses, the field of Israel Studies has grown dramatically over the past decade. The newest player in that sphere of Israel Studies is the Washington, DC-based Israel Institute—a new non-partisan organization that was founded in 2012 but did not officially roll out its programs until this Tuesday. The institute is now seeking to consolidate the emerging …More

  • Itamar Rabinovich, former Israeli ambassador to the U.S. and president of Tel Aviv University, is he
  • Itamar Rabinovich, former Israeli ambassador to the U.S. and president of Tel Aviv University, is he
  • Itamar Rabinovich, former Israeli ambassador to the U.S. and president of Tel Aviv University, is he

Obama Strategist Inaugurates UChicago Politics Institute (VIDEO)

By Jspace Staff on 1/22/2012 at 2:24 PM

Categories: United States, Politics

Obama campaign strategist David Axelrod has announced a new non-partisan institute of politics at the University of Chicago, which he will head in 2013 after the close of the presidential election. "If years from now I run across young people who have participated in this Institute who are now writers and staffers and yes, candidates, we'll have done our job well," Axelrod said. The University of Chicago institute will be modeled after Harvard’s Institute of Politics, which was started half a century ago …More