On May 10th, the U.S. House passed H.Res.835 titled, “Supporting robust relations with the State of Israel bilaterally and in multilateral fora upon seventy years of statehood, and for other purposes.”
Beyond calling upon other nations to enter into “robust relations” with Israel, the bill emphasizes the recent diplomatic advances that the Jewish State has made in the effort of encouraging other nations to give diplomatic recognition to Israel in the international arena.
Of the resolution’s many sponsors from both political parties, Texas Congressman Michael McCaul was one...
This past week the Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce conducted an interview with internationally renowned physician and scientist, Dr. Larry S. Schlesinger M.D., CEO and President of the Texas Biomedical Research Institute located in San Antonio, Texas.
Dr. Schlesinger detailed the purpose of the Texas Biomedical Research Institute and stressed the importance of international collaboration on medical research. Schlesinger also outlined the institutes educational efforts towards developing the next generation of research scientists.