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  Elul 23, 5777 , 14/09/17

An Israeli doctor at the World Health Organization

After 21 years in which Israel did not have a representative in the administration of the World Health Organization, there is an Israeli representative on the organization's executive committee as of Wednesday.

Prof. Itamar Grotto, Deputy Director-General of the Ministry of Health, was chosen for the post by members of the organization during an election held in the Hungarian capital of Budapest.

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