February 07, 2012
When Julio C. Albornoz, a trauma and critical care nurse in the U.S. Navy Reserve, was dropped in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province wearing 70 pounds of body armor and carrying a pair of guns, there was a planned lull at the British medical unit where he was assigned.
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February 01, 2012
After reciting blessings in Hebrew, Rabbi Yona Metzger, Chief Rabbi of Israel, placed a mezuzah, the parchment prayer scroll that marks a Jewish home, at the entrance of the modest but comfortable room where members of the Jewish faith can now find solace at University of Miami Hospital. Stuart Miller, UM trustee, had the honor of cutting the ribbon that spanned the entranceway of the bikur cholim room on the eighth floor.
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