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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

The Word “Lockdown” Needs to Disappear from Our Lexicon

September 12, 2021 – Professor Rafi Beyar, the former General Director of Rambam Health Care Campus, remains deeply committed to quality healthcare. Drawing from his own experience and expertise over the years, he has written an

The Battle against the Coronavirus is a War in Every Sense – We Need to Focus on Both the Frontlines and the Home Front

September 12, 2021 – Dr. Michael Halberthal, Director General of Rambam Health Care Campus, has been tirelessly leading the hospital through the daily challenges of the coronavirus. Below is an editorial he wrote for the Israeli

Human Interest Story: Rambam Radiographer Saves Life of Drowning Man

August 29, 2021 –  A radiographer employed at Rambam Health Care Campus helped perform CPR on a man who suffered a seizure and almost drowned, saving his life. Walaa Sabbagh, a radiographer at Rambam Health Care

Preparations for the New School Year at Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital

The 2021­–2022 school year  will open as scheduled for hospitalized children at the Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital of Rambam Health Care Campus. The hospital’s school is run by the BRACHA Education Center under the direction of Israel’s Ministry of

Recent Events

The 2021 Rambam Summit & Gala: Looking Back & Moving Forward

Swim from the Heart to be Held on Friday, May 28th

May 28, 2021 – “Swim From the Heart – Cape Carmel” will be held to raise awareness of and mobilize funding for research for preventing sudden cardiac death in children and adolescents. Hundreds of swimmers including

View the Recordings from the Annual Stanford-Rambam Symposium

Rambam Health Care Campus is proud to invite you to view the online recordings from this year’s Annual Stanford-Rambam Symposium, which was held virtually from November 9-11. The Symposium focused on “Disaster Preparedness and Lessons Learned

Virtual Emergency Preparedness Symposium: November 9-11

Please join us for our annual Stanford Medicine–Rambam Health Care Campus Symposium! This year’s theme is Disaster Preparedness and Lessons Learned from the First Wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic, and aims to examine how our practices,

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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