Berlin, Chaim

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Chaim, 20th century Israeli dermatologist.
Berlin syndrome - ectodermal dysplasia described in two brothers and two sisters, featuring stunted growth, mental retardation, birdlike legs, fine dry skin with mottled pigmentation, flat nose, thick lips, and wrinkling around mouth and eyes.
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The Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Rabbeinu Chaim Berlin in Brooklyn was returning to New York, when the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), a terrorist organization, hijacked the flight.
He describes an effort in 1946 by Torah Vodaath and the Chaim Berlin Yeshiva to found a degree granting university, the American Hebrew Theological University.
The combination of these elements is particularly marked in the work of one of the most creative Orthodox thinkers of the 20th century, whose work is only now beginning to get the attention it deserves: Rav Yitzchok Hutner, the long-time dean of Yeshiva Rabbi Chaim Berlin (1906-1980).