Australian friends of shaare zedek


The Australian Friends of Shaare Zedek transform lives through medical innovation. Our commitment to excellence, ethics and compassion brings the miracle of Jerusalem’s Hospital with a Heart to the Israeli and Australian communities.

We share the best of contemporary medical initiatives between Israel and Australia to promote healthcare initiatives across international boundaries.  Our focus is on developing, supporting and promoting innovative health initiatives.


projects at SZ

Help us create a response to eating disorders

Let’s be honest.

We all know someone struggling with eating disorders.

Many of us have seen its devastating life consequences.

The Australian Friends of Shaare Zedek is joining forces with the brightest minds in Israel and Australia to develop an innovative Digital First Aid Kit for teens.

Join us for a unique Hackathon.

December 8, 2021

AEDT: 5pm-11pm

Israel: 8am-3pm

Register today!



latest news at shaare zedek

A year of Pandemic at Jerusalem’s Hospital with a Heart

1 year ago

It has been over a year since the Covid 19 pandemic changed our world as we know it.  For Shaare Zedek, Jerusalem’s most central…

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Shaare Zedek Medical Center one of Israel’s leaders in the Covid 19 response. 

2 years ago

ICU beds at Shaare Zedek are set to double in the leadup to winter


Shaare Zedek Medical Center is one of Israel’s leaders in the response to the…

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Largest COVID-19 Research Databse in Israel at SZ

2 years ago

Shaare Zedek Medical Center has developed the largest research database on the coronavirus in Israel.

The database includes the collection and storage of biological samples,…

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