*The article "Sugar Monitoring Technologies", published in a new edition of the book "A Guide for the Treatment of Diabetes", edited by Dr. Avivit Cohen and Prof. Itamar Raz, was written by Dr. Orna Deli Gottfried, Director of the Brainin Center for Juvenile Diabetes and Endocrinology for Children in Ziv and her colleague, Prof. David Zangen, Director of the Department of Neonatal Diabetes and Endocrinology for Children at Hadassah Hospital.

The article presents the most innovative technological solutions currently available for the use of diabetics seeking to balance blood sugar levels as well as the innovations in the field that will soon be available.

*Dr. Evgeny Solomonov, Head of the Department of Surgery at Ziv Medical Center, won first place at the 9th Annual Conference of the Robotic Surgery Society (CRSA) held in Chicago, USA.

Dr. Solomonov, a senior member of the Society for Robotic Surgery, said: "The award is for the best lecture presented at the conference. Each year hundreds of world-renowned surgeons and experts in robotic surgery participate in the conference."

Dr. Solomonov is a pioneer in Israel in the field of robotic surgery of the liver and pancreas using an innovative method he developed using the robotic system "Da Vinci." In 2013, Dr. Solomonov performed the first successful two-step liver resection (Allps) using this innovative method.