Dr. Miriam Adelson

Physician, Philanthropist, and IAC Las Vegas Council Member and Former Chairwoman

Speaker: Dr. Miriam and Mr. Sheldon G. Adelson
Speaker: The Future of Medicine - Disruptors in the Field of Saving Lives

Dr. Miriam Adelson earned her BSc in microbiology and genetics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem before pursuing medical studies at Tel Aviv University’s Sackler Faculty of Medicine, where she graduated with an MD magna cum laude.

Today a dedicated research-physician, Dr. Adelson specialized in internal and emergency medicine and is a former head physician in each of these areas at the Rokach (Hadassah) Hospital in Tel Aviv. Since 1986, she has devoted her time to researching and treating drug abuse and the biology of addiction, including establishing drug clinics in Las Vegas and Tel Aviv.