Newsletter #57
March 2017

Dr. Tomer Charas Radiates Passion for Chosen Oncology Sub-specialty   
Dr. Tomer Charas

"If we do not have fellowships for doctors to leave Israel to study at these incredible centers and then return with specialized knowledge, we are leaving Israel behind the times. This is the way to gain advancements for Israel." - Dr. Charas, APF Fellow 
Upcoming APF Events and Courses 
Farmington Hills, Michigan 
Reflections From the Cockpit": A Talk by Israeli Air Force Surgeon General    
Col. Yifat Erlich-Shoham, MD
Colonel Yifat Erlich-Shoham, MD, MHA, MA
Israeli Air Force Surgeon General

Col. Yifat Erlich-Shoham, MD, Israeli Air Force Surgeon General, will discuss what being an Israeli and serving in the IDF means to her.

The IDF reflects the essence of the Jewish spirit, carrying a message of peace, compassion and humanity as it is expressed in the values of the top medical corps.
When:   Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:30pm
Where: Adat Shalom Synagogue      
            29901 Middle Belt Road  
            Farmington Hills, MI 48334 
APF's Emergency Course 2017 
APF's Annual Emergency and Disaster Preparedness Course in Israel will take place from November 4 to 9, 2017. Click here to view the course brochure. 
Please complete the 2017 Course Registration Form and return it to APF along with your deposit to reserve your spot!

Upcoming Summer Medical APF/Birthright Trip to Israel for Healthcare Students  
APF's Medical Birthright Program is a 10-day program in Israel designed for medical students, nursing students and other medical professionals (admitted medical students qualify). This enhanced Birthright experience combines all the highlights of an Israel tour along with special visits to medical facilities, including the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Medical Corps Training Base in the Negev and Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore Israel and network with Israeli healthcare peers.