In and around Jerusalem

He doesn’t just hike. He also established a website – – to document his hikes as a resource for others, “to appreciate the beauty and significance of Jerusalem."

March 22, 2018 15:24
The Palm Pool at Ein Fesh’ha

The Palm Pool at Ein Fesh’ha. (photo credit: ARNOLD SLYPER)

Not content to sit in an easy chair, watching the sun rise and set over Jerusalem, retired physician Dr. Arnold Slyper was determined to remain active and keep making meaningful contributions during his retirement.

He made aliya to Ma’aleh Adumim at the age of 66. Four years later, the semiretired full professor of pediatrics works as a pediatric endocrinologist two days a week and runs a pediatric obesity clinic for Clalit Health Services.


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