Hadassah Appoints New Emergency Room Director


Dr. Ahmed Naama was appointed the new director of the Emergency Medicine Department (Emergency Room) at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel.

Naama, an expert in emergency medicine and the management of acute emergencies and trauma, replaced Prof. Kobi Assaf, who was appointed as the director of the emergency medicine unit at the Hadassah Medical Center.

“Dr. Naama will lead the emergency medicine department with excellence and dedication,” said Prof. Yoram Weiss, CEO of Hadassah Hospital.

Dr. Naama completed his internship and residency in emergency medicine at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital. In 2018, he went on to specialize in the management of acute emergencies, trauma and ultrasound, at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Australia. On his return to Israel, Dr. Naama was appointed director of the emergency medicine unit at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital and was recently appointed director of the department.

“The emergency medicine department is a challenging and complex place where every day is different,” said Dr. Naama.

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