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Melton Jewish Medical Ethics
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 5, 2021
A 21st Century Discussion
No medical knowledge needed.
Written by Rabbi Elliot Dorff, PhD, Jewish Medical Ethics, this cutting edge course looks at a range of novel medical ethics issues through the lens of Judaism. Twenty-first century ethical challenges such as Posthumous Sperm Retrieval, Pain Management, and Genetic Identity, form the core of the conversation.
No medical knowledge or prior familiarity with Jewish texts is expected. Be among the first in the world to gain contemporary insights from this significant material.
Cost: $50, printed coursebook included.