Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (CFHU), founded in 1944 by Canadian philanthropist Allan Bronfman, promotes awareness, leadership and financial support for The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
CFHU facilitates academic and research partnerships between Canada and Israel as well as establishing scholarships, supporting research, cultivating student and faculty exchanges and recruiting Canadian students to attend the Rothberg International School. CFHU has chapters in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver.
In 2008 CFHU undertook a major fundraising iniative to raise 50M for the Institute for Medical Research Israel - Canada (IMRIC) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University is dedicated to supporting IMRIC through direct funding and by being the catalyst in developing key collaborative medical research parnerships between Canada and Isreal.
404 people, most wearing white wigs and moustaches, set a world record Tuesday for the largest group dressed as Einstein.
The Next Einstein” Competition Sets New GUINNESS WORLD RECORD For “Largest Gathering Of Albert Einstein Lookalikes” At MaRS Discovery District With VIPs In Tow“The Next Einstein” has set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORD title for The Largest Gathering of Albert Einstein Lookalikes. The attempt was organized by Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University (CFHU) to support the launch of “The Next Einstein”, an online competition which searches for the next genius idea that can change the world for the better.
62% of school-age children and 85% of pregnant women have low iodine intakes. “High risk of impaired neurological development of the fetus in Israel”. Ministry of Health supported research effort; now, eradicating iodine deficiency will require government funding and legislation, and a government-regulated program of salt or food iodization
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