The Military Medical program
Hadassah and Hebrew University medical school are joining forces to
develop and promote a system led by excellent physicians, with a
humane approach to teaching and administrating clinical medicine.
This program will integrate military and civilian medicine in
The programs main objectives are:
A) To provide medical students with the knowledge, skills and
tools that will then enable them to handle emergencies, and learn
to diagnose and treat unknown medical conditions. It will teach
them to build a trusting relationship with the patient's; So that
they can then continue on to whichever medical field they choose
and utilize those skills in medical school.
B) To give the students tools to deal with an array of different
situations, from military medicine to emergency terror
The program will be constantly monitored to evaluate its
effectiveness at achieving these goals.
The basic curriculum is similar to the curriculum at the Hebrew
University Medical School.
In addition to the regular curriculum training in the following
fields will be provided:
Diving medicine, aviation medicine, emergency field and combat
medicine, terror and trauma medicine, sports medicine, climate
vulnerability, managing mass casualty incidents and disaster
At the Hebrew University exceptional students can earn a second
masters degree in each area as well as a PHD with an additional
year of study.
Applying to the program
The application process to this program is identical to the medical
school application process and is evaluated by the IDF and medical
Students are exempt from tuition and boarding fees.