It saddens us that funds transferred to the Palestinian leadership are often used for guns and bombs instead of for hospitals and medicines. Dr Gil Kleiner Ear nose and Throat specialist Marrickville Australia Gabriel Zipser MB BS (Sydney), FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCOG, FRACOG Dr Garry Schaffer MBBS, FRANZCR Radioloigist, Sydney, Australia Dr Peter Kitchener MB BS FRANZCR Director, City XRAY Sydney Australia Ronald Barabas, MD Assistant Clinical Professor Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19129 USA Dr David Huber FRACS, Director of Vascular Surgery, Wollongong Hospital, Wollongong, NSW Australia Jeffrey A. Frank MD, Ph D, Professor of Public Health, Drexel University School of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA USA Stephen A Morris, M. Asst Clinical Professor of Surgery College of Human Medicine Michigan State University, Saginaw, Michigan, USA Elliott Greene, MD Associate Professor of Anesthesiology Albany Medical College Albany, New York, USA Gary S. Medical Director, Publications and Online Education, Cardiovascualr Research Foundation, New York, NY, and Editor-in -Chief, TCTMD.com, USA Dr Jeffrey Chaitow M. Chaim Bernstein Associate Medical Director Chief Pulmonary and Critical Care Beth Israel Medical Center Kings Highway Division Brooklyn, New York, USA Daniel Jacobs, M. Mountain View, California, USA Michael A Binder, MD Tampa, FL, USA Avron Daniller. FRCS, England David berman MD Sterling, VA, USA Elliot S. Kutsche Family Memorial Professor of Internal Medicine Professor of Pharmacology 2150 Cancer and Geriatrics Center University of Michigan Medical Center 1500 E. President Calesca Pharmaceuticals Morristown, NJ, USA Paige Kaplan M. STOLIN MARINA, Clalit Health Services, Israel Boris Yoffe MD FACS, Head Department, General and Vascular Surgery, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel Prof. Ron van der Wieken MD, Interventional cardiologist, Amsterdam Ronald H. D., San Pablo, CA 94806, USA Dr John Grabinar BM, BCh, MRCGP locum General Practitioner, Lewisham Primary Care Trust, London, UK Med. Thomas NEUFELD obstetrician & gynaecologist Affiliated to Privatklinik Döbling Vienna Consultant to general public hospital Klosterneuburg, Austria Dr Leah Kaminsky mbbs,ba, Principal, Elwood family clinic, Melbourne, Australia David Sacerdoti, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Padova, Italy Josef Zorski MD ; GP , Göteborg, Sweden Univ. Risch, MD, Ph D, Professor of Epidemiology, Yale University School of Medicine New Haven, Connecticut, USA Dr Patrick Stafler, Paediatric Department, Royal London Hospital, UK Anders Holtz, Ass Professor, MD, Phd, Department of Neuroscience Neurosurgery Akademika Sjukhuset, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden Mr. D., Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, MD, USA Dr Judy Carman, Melbourne, Australia Dr Perry Burstin, Private Practice, Australia Dr Caroline Marshall, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia Dr Michael Levick M. Katz, MD -- Emeritus professor of medicine and Adjunct professor of Social and Preventive Medicine SUNY at Buffalo, USA Arnold Felsenfeld, MD, Professor of Medicine, UCLA, USA David M. Widmann, MD, Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons New York, New York, USA David L. D., Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Director of Training in Child/Adol. Rye, New York, USA Tony Korman, Director, Infectious Diseases, Southern Health, Clayton VIC 3168 Australia Mark Lebwohl, MD, Chairman, Department of Dermatology, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA Dr. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Medical School, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain David Barth MD FRCPC Clinical Hematology and Hematopathology Director Therapeutic Apheresis Program, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Canada Gary B. Hyman, MD, FAAP Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, LLU, Redlands, Ca., USA Dr. Retired Nuclear Medicine/Internal Medicine Specialist 24130 S Newkirchner Rd Oregon City, OR, 97045 USA Barry Blum, MD, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740, USA Josh Szental, Medical Student, Monash University, Australia David Lewis FRCSEd, MRCGP GP, Watford, UK Dr Jeremy Rees is at University College London Hospital NHS Trust, UK Dr Joanna Rees is at Chalkhill Health Centre, London, UK Dr. It saddens us that terrorists kill or maim our civilians, kidnap our soldiers, rain missiles on Israeli cities, and then hide among civilians and civilian structures such as hospitals. Gershon, MD Foundations Fund Professor of Psychiatry and Human Genetics University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637 USA Professor Gabriel Danovitch Medical Director of Kidney Transplant Program David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA Sorin Brener MD Associate Professor of Medicine Cleveland Clinic, USA A. Executive Dean Professor of Medicine and Pathology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx, NY 10461 USA Adam J . Hospital Drive Ann Arbor, MI, USA Neal Lakritz MD Massachusetts Medical Society, Delegate, USA Dr. Matlak Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA Dafna D. Rephael Zeltser, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem Dr Leon Joseph, IDF medical Corps, Israel Prof. Naschitz, Technion, Haifa Baruch Brenner, MD, Gastrointestinal Oncology Unit, Head, Davidoff Cancer Center Rabin Medical Center Dror Ovadia, MD, Orthopaedic surgeon, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Ron Arnon, M. Psychoanalist currently London NW3 2PJ & Maoz Zion- Mevasseret Zion, Jerusalem Paul S. Dollard Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine and Law Director, Division of Psychiatry, Law and Ethics Department of Psychiatry Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA Maurice Sandler, M. Polaner, MD, FAAP, Associate Professor of Pediatric Anesthesiology The Children's Hospital and University of Colorado School of Medicine Denver, CO, USA Avron Daniller MD FACS, FRCS Clinical Prof. Psychiatry SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine The Childrens' Psychiatry Clinic Millard Fillmore Hospital Buffalo, N. Geller, MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA USA David E. Ronit Zweig, Psy D, CBT, Psychologist, NY, USA Marc B. Hugo Gold, FRACP, MRCP., Chairman, Clinical Ethics Service, Chairman, Clinical Advisory Board, Royal Childrens Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Dr Michael Rich, Dermatologist, Melbourne Australia Prof Mike Dorevitch, Director of Medical Services, Bundoora Extended Care Centre, Melbourne AUSTRALIA Michael J. The IMA has continuously called for funds to be transferred [to the PA] not in kind but in the form of food and medicine so that help could be given where it is truly needed. Medical Director Beachwood Family Health & Surgery Center Cleveland Clinic Beachwood, OH, USA Marlane C. of Ophthalmology Ha'Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel Prof Zvi Zadik, Director, Pediatric Endocrine Unit, Kaplan Medical Center Chairman Israeli Pediatric Endocrine Associatiion Fred M Konikoff, MD, MSc., Professor of Medicine, Head, Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Meir Medical Center Dov Inbar, MD, Schneider Children's Medical Center Dr. NYC, USA Dr Darren Katz, (MBBS) Melbourne Australia Wallace B. In addition to the above, hundreds or thousands of Palestinian patients receive medical care in Israel each year, usually at a cost absorbed by the Israeli government. D., Springfield MA USA Stanley Brosman MD Clinical Professor of Urology UCLA Center for the Health Sciences, USA Ira H Monosson, MD Assistant Clinical Professor USC Keck School of Medicine UCLA Geffen School of Medicine, USA Michael A. Guttmann, MD Staff Radiologist Fox Chase Cancer Center Philadelphia, PA USA Paul J. Itzhak Rosner, Director of Rheumatology, Bnai Zion Medical Center Raphael Catane MD, Professor & Chairman, Department of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center David Jonathan van Dijk, MD, Specialist in Internal Medicine and Nephrology Director of the Diabetic Nephropathy Clinic, Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Rabin Medical Center Eli Konen M. D., Chief, Oncology Inpatient Ward, Davidoff Cancer Center, Beilinson Hospital Treasurer of the Israeli Oncology and Radiotherapy Association Dr Michael Gdalevich, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon Prof. Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Service, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Dr. The IMA has also intervened on many occasions of Palestinian patients, physicians, and medical students who encountered difficulties at Israeli checkpoints, including petitions to the High Court of Justice on certain matters. Sokol, MD Professor and Vice Chair of Pediatrics Chief, Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Program Director, Pediatric Clinical Translational Research Center (formerly GCRC) University of Colorado School of Medicine, The Children's Hospital, Denver, Colorado 80218 USA Rich Klasco, MD, FACEP Senior VP, Medical Affairs & Editor-in-Chief Thomson Healthcare Greenwood Village, CO 80111-4740 USA Lori A. 90048 USA Isaac Teitelbaum, MD FACP Professor of Medicine Director, Acute and Home Dialysis Programs University of Colorado Hospital Denver, CO 80262 USA Stanley H. Haim Shtarker, Head, Orthopedic Unit, Nahariya Medical Center Dr Kleinman Yosef, Head of Internal Medicine, Bikur Cholim Hospital, Jerusalem Davidovitch Michael MD, Chairman of the Israeli Organization for Child Development and Rehabilitation Dr. D., Associate Professor, Department of Surgery Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine. Israeli doctors learn and work side by side with their Arab colleagues, treating both Jewish and Arab patients, Israeli and Palestinian. Director, Fellowship Training Program in Pediatric Cardiology Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Associate Professor of Radiology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA Michael Schaffer, M. Professor of Pediatrics University of Colorado School of Medicine, USA Claude A Brachfeld MD FACC Asst Clinical Professor of Vascular Surgery, University of Kansas Hutchinson Clinic Hutchinson KS 67502, USA Haya R. Lemberg, MD, Attending Physician--Jacobi Medical Center, Asst. Galansky, MD, Clinical Professor of Surgery and Pediatric Urology, University of Colorado School of Medicine and The Children’s Hospital, Denver, Colorado, USA Michael Friedlander Professor of Medicine,conjoint University of New South Wales Director of Medical Oncology The Prince of Wales Hospital Randwick Sydney 2031 Australia Gerald M. Vice Chairman for Research Scientific Director, Children's Research Institute Professor of Pediatrics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Children's National Medical Center Washington DC 20010-2970 USA Stanley Glazer, M. Secretary of the Maimonides Medical Club Springfield, Massachusetts 01107 U. Head, Surgical Oncology Service, Rabin Medical Center Dr.
Professor of Medicine, Head, Department of Nephrology & Hypertension, Western Galilee Hospital Kluger Yoram MD, FACS, Department of Surgery B, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel Prof. Shmuel Anderman, Director, Division of Gynecological Surgery & Endoscopy, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Israel Francis Salamon M. Vice-chief Department of Medicine D'Beilinson Campus Rabin Medical Center, Israel Ron Rabinowitz, MD, Director ultrasound unit, OBGYN, Shaare Zedek Med Center, Jerusalem abraham greenberg, md, faap, developmental pediatrics, Israel Dr. D, Emergency Medicine Dept Head, Meir Medical Center Kfar Saba Israel Dr. Lewis MD, Associate Professor, Clinical Anesthesiology Program Director, Anesthesiology Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, USA Dr. D.,specialist in psychiatry, 00198 Rome Italy Dr Peter Revesz, Södra Vägen 23, 411 35 Göteborg, Sweden Dr. Gil Lugassy, Chairman, Israeli Hematology Association Dr. Wanda Reichstein Gonda, Vice President of the Brazilian IMA Chapter Dr. A van der Spek, Radiologist NP, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam Julian Jacobs, MD, FACP Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Ga., USA Bernd Wollschlaeger, MD, FAAFP-Family Physician&Addiction Specialist, President of the Florida Society of Addiction Medicine& President- Elect of the Dade County Medical Association, Miami, Florida, USA Michael Willen, MD, FACP, New York Oncology Hematology, Latham, NY, USA Dr Daniel Mann-Segal, Family Physician, Melbourne Australia Dr. C., Clinical Professor, Director of Preventive Cardiology University of Chicago, USA Prof.