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Jewish Journal

Batsheva Pomerantz

  • Israel’s geriatrics study tour inspires professionals

    March 20, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    At the Beit Shirley senior residential and day care facility in Dimona, the staff has installed motion sensors to help cut falling incidents by half. But it's the addition of a backup system that caught the attention of visitors participating in the first International Geriatric...
  • Negev + Galilee = Israel’s Future

    January 19, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    "The Negev and the Galilee comprise 70 percent of the area of the State of Israel with 30 percent of its populace, but they guarantee 100 percent of the future of the state," said Ron Pelmer, the director of Or National Initiatives, a nonprofit organization that helps to develop...