Morty Leibowitz

Morty Leibowitz, a Professor of Internal Medicine and Cardiology at New York University, came to live in Israel with his wife Ruth in 1996. A resident of Raanana, he founded the Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation Center at Meir Hospital in Kfar Saba and currently serves as a senior research consultant in the Chief Physician’s office at Kupat Holim Clalit. His avocations are literature, poetry and history.

Morty and Ruth are the proud grandparents of 8 and enjoy the nachas of watching them grow up and proudly serve in Israel in Zahal and Sherut Leumi.

The Black Hole of Routine

The Black Hole of Routine

by Morty Leibowitz

Morton Leibowitz, in this moving poem, addresses the more ...
Reflections on the flu season

Reflections on the flu season

by Morty Leibowitz

In a poem written more than 10 years ago, the poet more ...
There’s No Place Like Holmes . . .

There’s No Place Like Holmes . . .

by Morty Leibowitz

An amusing poem on the delights and pleasures of "working more ...
A Primal Experience (Fiction)

A Primal Experience (Fiction)

by Morty Leibowitz

A description of "getting hooked" in the butt, while more ...
A bustling and crowded town, Sapa attacks all your senses

A bustling and crowded town, Sapa attacks all your senses

by Morty Leibowitz

Amusing account of this visit to a lovely town situated more ...
ReJoyce! Homage to Irish Author

ReJoyce! Homage to Irish Author

by Morty Leibowitz

A discussion about James Joyce between Monty Leibowitz more ...
Can medical headlines be trusted?

Can medical headlines be trusted?

by Morty Leibowitz

How does a lay person start to reconcile contradictory more ...
Made of Stone, I also Weep for our Losses

Made of Stone, I also Weep for our Losses

by Morty Leibowitz

The names of Israel's fallen are engraved on stone. more ...
Coffee Headlines

Coffee Headlines

by Morty Leibowitz

Coffee is, after petroleum, the second most commonly more ...
Eating Fat can make you Thin!

Eating Fat can make you Thin!

by Morty Leibowitz

Three main diets – studies carried out at the Ben-Gurion more ...
Aunt Rose

Aunt Rose

by Morty Leibowitz

A short story by Morton Leibowitz. A sad indictment more ...
Illumination

Illumination

by Morty Leibowitz

A short story about the emotional and musical development more ...
White Elephant is a Life Saver

White Elephant is a Life Saver

by Morty Leibowitz

The crumbling Central Bus Station is home to a thriving more ...
Where were you...when Kennedy was assassinated?

Where were you...when Kennedy was assassinated?

by Amy Avgar, Dr. Carl Hoffman, Jack Nussbacher, Judy Shapiro, Morty Leibowitz, Nina Reshef, Vera Freudmann

Where were you when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated? more ...
 
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