The CF Center
at the CF-Center I am a guest and not a patient ...
said Stefan (30) at the end of a camp in January 98
The CF Center Dead Sea, was first founded in November 1995, under the honorable patronage of the late first lady of Germany Mrs. Christiane Herzog.
then, over 200 CF patients from Europe and other countries have visited our Center,
many returning every year, and have enjoyed the many benefits that the Dead Sea
has to offer.
|The CF's "camp" programs are medically supervised by Prof. A. Tal a well known Pediatric Pulmonary physician of the Soroka Medical Center, Ben-Gurion University in Beer-Sheba, whilst the CF Center located at the Hod hotel, a comfortable 5 Stars hotel, on the Dead Sea shore, includes a full medical staff of physicians and physiotherapists, and features all necessary medical equipment as well as physiotherapeutic equipment, the hotel clinic with its general physician and nurse providing medical support.|
Mrs. Christiane Herzog with German children on the shore of hotel Hod (October 1998).
Over the years, the Center,
has initiated and performed 4 medical researches, according to worldwide medical
academic criteria. These researches were widely published at medical conventions
worldwide and include:
The results of these researches show a substantial improvement in each of the fields above. In light of the above, the Center serves as both a treatment and research center, which gives the Center a definite superiority of the highest standards in an academic background. (for more information see Medical Research)
"CF Season" lasts 5 months, starting from November 1st. until March
31st. and is divided into three sub divisions: patients with No Pseudomonas, patients
who are carriers of Pseudomonas and patients who are carriers of Cepacia.
The duration of each "camp" is 21 nights (3 weeks) and is open for individuals
as well as groups of 7-8 patients. (for more information see Next
All rooms at the Hotel have been refurbished, some of them without carpet. Luxurious modern decor equipped with minibar, 25" colour TV, hairdryer, personal safe and electric kettle are provided for the guest's convenience.