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Israel to Establish Post-graduate Training Courses for Physicians

A National Institute for Postgraduate Training for Physicians will be established under the Joint auspices of the Hebrew University, the Hadassah Medical Organization and Kupat Holim, the sick fund of the Histadrut, the Israel labor federation, it was announced here today.

The institute, which will hold courses in various hospitals, will be open to general practitioners and specialists desiring to pursue advanced study. Particular attention will be given to courses for new immigrant doctors in order to facilitate their integration into the profession.