Health and Science Senior Reporter, Breaking Israel News
Born in New York and wanting to be a journalist since the age of 12, Judy received a bachelor’s degree at Brooklyn College and a master’s degree in political science at Columbia University and came on aliya to Israel at the age of 22.
Within a month, she started working as a reporter at The Jerusalem Post, where she wrote on many topics, but then specialized in health and science, which she covered for 34 years. She wrote a total of 31,000 new stories, features and columns for the paper, more articles by far than any other journalist in the world.
She has received many awards, including an honorary doctorate from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in 2015. Judy happily joined Breaking Israel News in August, 2018.
For the first time ever, Israeli scientists have created a vascularized human heart that completely matches the immunological, cellular, biochemical and anatomical properties of a human patient, using a 3D printer.
I was told by my boss that I must, like all the other employees in that job, smile at every customer and wish them a wonderful day. Many customers have no patience for the lines and are unpleasant and even nasty when they finally get to me.
The growing popularity of personal and commercial drone use in populated areas poses significant risks both for society and drones due to the lack of additional technology needed to secure both from one another.
With Israel’s Knesset grueling and election just two weeks away, the mudslinging by candidates and parties has been worse than any election in memory. Constant newspaper headlines, polls and advertising over smartphones and wrangling on TV have angered many voters.