Coronavirus in Israel

June 17, 2020 – The coronavirus pandemic has upended lives, economies, and systems across the world. In this special discussion, we are joined by Dr. Professor Fahed Hakim, EMMS Hospital Director, Nazareth Hospital, the largest medical facility in the Arab sector of Israel, to discuss the impact of the pandemic in Israel.

Dr. Hakim brings his direct on-the-ground leadership and experience to discuss how Israel has responded to and been impacted by this pandemic, the potential for this pandemic to lead to sustained cooperation between Israeli Jews and Arabs, and what the future holds as Israel and the world navigates through this pandemic. Moderated by CEO, Megan Clark Torrey.

Featuring remarks by Ambassador Zeev Boker, Consul General of Israel to New England.

This discussion is hosted in partnership with the Consulate General of Israel to New England.



EMMS Hospital Director, Nazareth Hospital in Israel