In October 2013, Adam Goldstein, MD, MPH, a member of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, embarked on an incredible journey taking him to the heartland of civilization's beginning.
The Arava Institute & Hazon sponsor the ride each year, with the vision to bring peace to an area of long standing conflict through education surround the environment.
The Arava Insitutute was originally founded by North Carolinians and is one of the premiere environmental studies and research program in the Middle East. Israelis, Palestinians, Jordanians, and students from around the globe emerge from the program as friends and colleagues.
The original article from UNC Health Care can be found here.