Monthly Archives: December 2004

Hanukkah Event at Beren Features Talk by International Authority

Abraham J. Twerski, MD, an international authority on chemical dependency who is associate professor of psychiatry at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and former clinical director of the Department of Psychiatry at the city’s St. Francis Hospital, was the featured speaker at a Hanukkah dinner for students at Israel Henry Beren Campus, Dec. 13.

Einstein Researchers Develop Novel Treatment for the Deadly Skin Cancer Melanoma

Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have devised an ingenious therapy for melanoma, the increasingly common skin cancer that kills nearly 8,000 Americans each year and has so far resisted all treatment efforts when it has spread to other parts of the body.