Since assuming the post of Director General of Ziv Medical Center, Dr. Zarka, has been supervising the treatment of Syrian refugees in Northern Israel. In December 2014 when he was named Director General of Ziv, he became the first Druze to head an Israeli hospital. Previously, he served for 25 years as a Colonel in the I.D.F. in a variety of positions, the last of which was commander of the Military Health Services Department. Dr. Zarka was also the Head of the Medical Corps of the Northern Command and the Commander of the Military Field Hospital for the Syrian casualties in the Golan Heights.
Event Location: Congregation Kehilath Israel
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