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March 12, 2014, 7:30 p.m.A Story of Hope: An Israeli Bedouin Woman's Determination for Peace and CoexistencePikesville, MarylandJoin AABGU and Baltimore Israel Coalition to hear BGU alumna and Nobel prize nominee Amal Elsana Alh'jooj tell her story.
April 6, 2014, 4:30 p.m.On the Cusp of a Cure: Breakthroughs in Diabetes ResearchBaltimore, MarylandJoin us as we welcome BGU's diabetes expert Dr. Eli Lewis to share the results of his recent clinical trials that demonstrated positive results in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients.
April 6, 2014, 11:00 a.m.On the Cusp of a Cure: Breakthroughs in Diabetes ResearchBethesda, MarylandJoin us for a reception with BGU's diabetes expert Dr. Eli Lewis, who talk about his recent clinical trials that have demonstrated positive results in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients.
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