13th of Tammuz
July 19

Beth Menachem Chabad
349 Dedham Street
Newton, MA
Dr. Ira Weiss, Senior Attending Cardiologist at Evanston Hospital in Evanston, IL was called upon to attend to the Lubavitcher Rebbe after he suffered a severe heart attack in late 1977. He stayed on for several weeks and remained the Rebbe’s cardiologist through 1992.
In that capacity he developed a close relationship with the Rebbe.
Dr. Weiss is a graduate of Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago. His internship and residency was at Massachusetts General Hospital. His research was at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland and Cardiology Fellowship at Harvard School of Public Health (Bernard Lown, MD).
Commemorating the 3rd of Tammuz, the 22nd yahrzeit
of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson

and the 12th-13th of Tammuz,
the birthday of the Previous Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn
and the anniversary of his release from prison in Soviet Russia