Judaism and Medical Ethics

Physicians discuss, "Judaism and Medical Ethics"
10:00am - Coffee & Bagels

Moderator: Dr. Ken Boockvar

Discussants:

Dr. David Baskin
Jewish Medical Ethics as seen through a contrast of two oaths: the Hippocratic Oath and the Oath of Maimonides.

Dr. Joan Bregstein
Access to care for undocumented immigrant children: a Jewish perspective.

Dr. Evelyn Laufer
Jewish values at work: ethical treatment in the study and treatment of eating disorders.

Dr. Rachel Weller
Critical care and end of life decisions in babies/young children: Who is in charge?  From a secular and a Jewish perspective.

$10 members / $12 non-members at the door
OR
$8 pre-registration online at:
http://bit.ly/JudaismMedicalEthicsWES_REGISTER
      Log in to ChaverWeb; click the Event Sign-up button;
      select "Judaism and Medical Ethics" from the drop-down menu;
      then click "sign-up" to get to the registration form.

 

This program is sponsored by Yad Mordecai Adult Education

Contact

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New York, NY 10023
Phone: (212) 579-0777
Fax: (212) 579-2669
Email: admin [at] westendsynagogue.org
Affiliated with the Jewish Reconstructionist movement, Reconstructing Judaism
 

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