Thursday, January 24, 2013

Innovation in Healing and Peace Building: Save a Child's Heart

Innovation in Healing and Peace Building:  Save a Child's Heart
Doctors Arie Schachner & Lior Sasson

Federation partner Stand With Us, through its Israel Start Up Nation Series, invites the community to meet the founding physician and head surgeon of Save a Child's Heart, a remarkable Israeli-based international humanitarian project that through providing free pediatric life saving surgeries and training in the developing world, are building bridges towards peace. Save a Child's Heart has provided free heart surgeries to more than 3,000 children from 44 developing countries around the world; 50% from the Palestinian Authority, Morocco, Jordan and Iraq, and the rest are from Africa, South America, Asia and Eastern Europe. Click HERE for more on Save a Child's Heart.   

Thank you to Federation Board Chair Elect and Vice Chair of Jewish Philanthropy Theresa Dupuis for bringing them to San Diego.

When: This Wednesday, January 30, 2013  12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Where: UCSD Rady School of Management
9500 Gilman Drive  San Diego, CA 92093 
Wells Fargo Hall, first floor, room 1N108
Click HERE for directions to Pangea parking lot

Who: Co-sponsored by the Stand With US Israel Start Up Nation Series, US-Israel Center on Innovation at the Rady School of Management and the Division of Pediatric Cardiology at UCSD

RSVP to UCSD click HERE Or RSVP on Facebook click HERE 


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