For those wishing to see more while being in Israel and can add one day before or after the conference to their schedule, we ofer one day tour to the Dead Sea and  Massada.


One day tour:                      THE DEAD SEA AND MASSADA


Dates: (choose yours)

Pre-conference tour:                 Sunday, 1st December 2019

Post conference tour:               Thursday, 5th December 2019


Short description: Pick up from Jerusalem and drive to the Dead Sea, 1200 feet below sea level. The long shores of the Dead Sea, The oasis of Ein Gedi.   Masada, the fortress built by King Herod and served as the last stand of the Jewish rebels against the Romans. Bathing / floating on the Dead Sea salty water with the unique mineral mud of the Dead Sea. Back to Jerusalem and Tel Aviv

Cost: 120$ per person


  • Comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, bathing suit and towel are recommended.
  • Registration can be made by the online registation form for the conference.




Email: [email protected]

Phone: +972-50-6901112


The Hadassah Pediatric Chronic Disease Center located at the Hadassah Mount Scopus Campus is dedicated to assisting children and their families to cope with the challenges of chronic disease. The multidisciplinary staff provides holistic and integrated care with the emphasis on providing state of the art therapeutics with culturally appropriate and psychosocially oriented caring.  A special focus of the Center is fostering peaceful co-existence which is so important in a region that is war-torn.

The Center has multiple units specializing in specific diseases including cystic fibrosis, feeding disorders, inborn errors of metabolism, Down’s syndrome, diabetes, intellectual disabilities, adoption and rheumatologic disorders.   Most recently, the Center has opened a Supportive and Palliative Care Unit which assists families in coping with children with complex medical conditions that are life-threatening.