Prof. Joseph Borman’s open heart

13.01.2014                      12.Schwat.5774

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Prof. Joseph Borman’s open heart

One of Israel’s leading cardiothoracic surgeons for decades, who pioneered in open-heart surgery and performed Israel’s first heart transplant, writes a fascinating new autobiography.

What an exquisite life! Prof. Joseph Borman has not only been happily married to Ruth for almost 56 years and produced three successful children and grandchildren. The one-time South African immigrant to Jerusalem and cardiothoracic surgeon also saved many thousands of lives, trained generations of young surgeons, conducted and published research, pioneered and perfected openheart surgery at Hadassah University Medical Center and performed Israel’s first successful heart transplant….