Historic change at the top - Shaare Zedek appoints new Director General

After 31 years of dedicated service to Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, Prof. Jonathan Halevy announced he will step down from his post as Director-General, effective March 1, 2019.  The Shaare Zedek International Board of Directors unanimously voted to appoint Dr. Ofer Merin as the next Director-General.Read more

Rosh Hashanah Appeal 2018

This is Avigayil. You helped us save her life. This photo was taken only a few weeks ago at her end of year party at nursery, where she was singing and dancing with all of her friends. This may seem like a normal thing for a 4 year old to be doing however it is something her parents never thought was possible.Read more

Prudential riders battle the elements to raise over £10,000

Huge congratulations to Alain Stechler, Larry Weiss and Leslie Boobis for completing the Prudential Ride London, in the most difficult of conditions.Read more

Professor Ephrat Levy-Lahad awarded EMET Prize for Art, Science and Culture

We are incredibly proud of Professor Ephrat Levy-Lahad, Head of the Fuld Family Department of Medical Genetics at Shaare Zedek Medical Center, who was one of five women awarded the prestigious EMET Prize-For Art, Science and Culture.Read more

Top Doctors in Israel

We are hugely proud of the 39 doctors from Shaare Zedek Medical Center Jerusalem / המרכז הרפואי שערי צדק who have made the prestigious Forbesmagazine list of the top doctors in Israel.Read more

Interfaith forum at Eton College

We were thrilled to welcome Dr Ofer Merin and Dr Fayez Khatib to our Interfaith Forum at Eton College last week. This event was the first of its kind for SZUK and for Eton and was a success for everyone involved. Hosted by Lord Winston, we were joined by guests that included pupils and parents of Eton College.Read more

'Revolutionary' Israeli eye-drops could replace glasses

Israeli scientists and clinicians have come up with “revolutionary” eye-drops that can correct near - or long -sightedness and eliminate the need for glasses.Read more

Prince William urged to visit Shaare Zedek on his upcoming visit to Israel

Writing in the Telegraph, Justin Cohen encourages Prince William to visit Shaare Zedek to see the best examples of the positive relationship between the UK and IsraelRead more

The Night of Heroes Awards Honours Dr Ofer Merin

Congratulations to Dr Ofer Merin who was a finalist for the Israel Hero at the Night of Heroes Awards Ceremony in London last night. Watch this short film made about him to see why he deserves the title of heroRead more

Introducing Shaare Zedek Kids Club

Introducing our new Kids Club. Sign children up to be part of an exciting educational experience learning about the gift of giving and how their activities will be helping sick children at the hospital.Read more

Read the latest edition of Heartbeat magazine

Heartbeat 2018 is available to read online now. Read the latest news from Jerusalem as well as plans for the year ahead from our supporters in the UKRead more

Thank You for a fantastic 2017- A letter from our CEO

Our Executive Director, Simi, thanks you for another successful year as we look back on 2017 and introduce the 2018 fundraising campaign in our latest Heartbeat magazineRead more