Organization Description: Shaare Zedek, located in the center of Jerusalem, treats more than 650,000 people, 65,000 children & over 140,000 Emergency visits. More than 22,000 babies will be born at Shaare Zedek this year – more than any other hospital in the Western World!
Shaare Zedek is an international leader in the area of Emergency Preparedness, Trauma and International Relief. Shaare Zedek’s top physicians and nurses have provided medical relief in natural disaster and in medically underdeveloped areas, such as Japan, Haiti, Uzbekistan, Ethiopia and India.
Shaare Zedek has an international reputation for excellence in cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery, women’s health, neonatology, oncology and palliative medicine, medical genetics, pediatric neurology, gastroenterology, pediatric nephrology, laparoscopic surgery, hand surgery and Gaucher's Disease.
Shaare Zedek does not receive ANY government funding for new equipment and to update its facilities. We therefore rely on the generosity of our donors from around the world.
Program Details and Team Benefits: We plan to provide pre-race support, advice, instructions and Team Shaare Zedek Tri-uniforms.