High Impact Solutions for Medical and Humanitarian
Challenges in Israel and Worldwide

The American Friends of the Rambam Medical Center is an organization established to promote and support the Rambam Health Care Campus—a premier medical institution in Israel.


Northern Israel’s Second Line of Defense


Shaping the Future of Medicine

Medical Excellence

Care Without Compromise

Honoring Life

The Universal Gift of Life

Rambam in the News

Rambam Study Shows Familial Link Between Sudden Cardiac Death and Heart Conditions, Saving Dozens of Lives

A study carried out by the Inherited Arrhythmia Clinic at Rambam Health Care Campus shows that family members of children who suffer Sudden Cardiac Arrest have a greater chance of suffering from serious heart conditions themselves.

Have you Heard about the Fertility Bank?

In today’s world, women are in a position to become mothers at a time of their own choosing. Transforming biology into strategy, Rambam Health Care Campus has opened a new clinic that assists women in fulfilling

Rambam Experts: Social Distancing and Isolation have Severe Long-term Consequences for those Suffering from Dementia

While social distancing may be effective in preventing COVID-19, there are many negative effects that merit further investigation. Rambam’s experts speak out on the impact of social distancing and isolation on patients suffering from dementia. The

New Senior Staff Appointments at Rambam

Rambam Health Care Campus is pleased to announce the appointment of several staff members to new senior appointments, effective immediately. Dr. Yael Shachor Dr. Yael Shachor, Deputy Director of Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital, was recently appointed

Recent Events

Meet the Experts: High Impact Solutions in a COVID-19 World

Achinoam “Noa” Nini and Gil Dor to Give Virtual Performance in Support of Rambam Health Care Campus

  Achinoam and Gil have performed for audiences around the world and now the duo are committed to supporting Rambam! They are planning a very special concert, which will be broadcast live on Wednesday, April 22nd at 2:30 PM (EST)

Palm Beach Country Club Event

On March 5, 2020, a lovely event was held at the Palm Beach Country Club in Palm Beach, Florida hosted by board member, Mitch Rubenstein and Laurie Silvers. Dr. Michal Mekel, Deputy Director of Rambam Health

Rambam Making Waves in Miami Beach

On March 4, 2020, Robert Zarco of Miami Beach hosted a beautiful evening at his exquisite home for Rambam. Dr. Michal Mekel, Deputy Director of Rambam Health Care Campus, gave a presentation about the medical center.

With headquarters in New York, three regional offices throughout the US, and a dedicated, passionate staff, join American Friends of Rambam for an event near you.

Southeast Region

Susan Baron, Director, Southeast Region
SBaron@aforam.org or (305) 794-5153

Northeast Region

Ellen Pomerantz, Director, Northeast Region
EPomerantz@aforam.org or (212) 292-4499

Western Region

Sari Katz Arshadnia, Director, Western Region
SArshadnia@aforam.org or (424) 240-8083

Showcasing RAMBAM

Rambam Health Care Campus provides a variety of services ranging from patient care, training of medical professionals, in a variety of specialties, to collaborative international research impacting the world of medicine.

Video Gallery

Changing the World through the Gift of Life

Sammy Ofer Fortified Underground Emergency Hospital

Supporting the 2000 Bed Campaign

The Cardiovascular Hospital

Keeping Hearts Beating

The Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital

Turning Tears to Smiles

The Joseph Fishman Oncology Center

Supporting Cancer Care with Dignity

The Health Discovery Tower

Shaping the Future of Medicine

Rambam Facts

Named for 12th century physician-philosopher Rabbi Moses ben Maimon (Maimonides/ the RAMBAM), Rambam Health Care Campus is located in Haifa, a city known for cultural and religious pluralism and tolerance.

Rambam is Northern Israel’s largest and most advanced medical campus, serving more than two million people and the referral center for twelve district hospitals.

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