Window on Israel with Itzhak Brook

Window on Israel: A Physician’s Personal Account of the Yom Kippur War
Rabbi Zuckerman and Guest Speaker Itzhak Brook
Sat | Apr 22 | 9:00 am

Itzhak Brook is a Professor of Pediatrics at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington DC. Born and raised in Haifa, he earned his medical degree from Hebrew University, Hadassah School of Medicine, in Jerusalem. He served in the Israeli army as a medic in the Six Day War and as a battalion physician during the Yom Kippur war. Author of several hundred publications in scientific journals and ten textbooks, Dr. Brook has also written In the Sands of Sinai: A Physician's Account of the Yom Kippur War. Dr. Brook is a speaker for the Israeli Embassy in Washington DC on the Yom Kippur War.