Special Events

Prof. Aharon Barak’s Lecture at the Festive Event Celebrating the Inauguration of the New Conference Hall

On January 24, 2017, a festive event attended by Prof. Aharon Barak, President Emeritus of the Supreme Court, was conducted at the center to mark the inauguration of the new Dr. Maria Rossi Eskoli conference hall. Prof. Barak gave a lecture entitled: ‘Does Israel Have a Constitution, and if So, What is it?’ Over 250 guests attended the event, including numerous VIPs from the legal and corporate sectors.

 

    

       Prof. Aharon Barak at a lecture at the center       Reception at the inauguration of the new                                                                                                                   conference hall

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

A conference to mark World Alzheimer’s Day and to inaugurate the new building 

On September 21, 2016, the center conducted a conference to mark World Alzheimer’s Day and to inaugurate the new building at the center. The event took place in collaboration with leading organizations such as the Ministry of Health, the National Insurance Institute, EMDA – the Alzheimer's Association of Israel, JDC-Eshel (an organization focused on developing services for the elderly in Israel), The Israel Gerontological Society, University of Haifa, and Bar Ilan University.

 The participants and speakers at the event included the Health Minister Rabbi Yaakov Litzman, the Managing Director of the National Insurance Institute, Director Generals of hospitals and HMOs, the President of Bar Ilan University, and other top officials. The official opening ceremony of the new ward took place that day, in collaboration with the National Insurance Institute and the Claims Conference.

The day was attended by around 800 participants, and received widespread press coverage.

   Right to left: Prof. Yitzhak Brick, Chairperson of the Israel Gerontological Society, Prof. Shlomo Mor-Yosef, Director General of the National Insurance Institute, Prof. Michael Davidson, Chairperson of the Alzheimer Center, Mr. Zeev Warmbrand, Director General of Meuhedet HMO
 Minister of Health Yaakov Litzman at the center           Senior healthcare officials at the center