Ben Shlomo Lipman-Heilprin

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Ben Shlomo Lipman-Heilprin (Hebrew: ליפמן היילפרין‎‎) (1902 – 26 September 1968) was an Israeli physician and director of the Neurology Department of Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem.[1]

Biography[edit]

Ben Shlomo Lipman-Heilprin was born in Białystok, Poland in 1902. He studied medicine in Germany and immigrated to Mandate Palestine in 1934. In 1952, Heilprin composed the Hebrew Hippocratic Oath.

Awards[edit]

Heilprin was the first recipient of the Israel Prize for medicine, which was awarded to him in 1953, the inaugural year of the prize.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Museum of Learning
  2. ^ "Israel Prize recipients in 1953 (in Hebrew)". Israel Prize Official Site. Archived from the original on January 24, 2010. 

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