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Sunday, December 2 • 10:15am - 11:25am
What Jewish Law Teaches Us About Moral Dilemmas and Problematic Decision-Making in Modern Medicine

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An internationally known professor of medical ethics, Dr. Grodin will explore how ancient Jewish tradition and texts can inform difficult decision making in modern medicine. We will cover the right to treat, duty to seek care, organ donation, death and dying, abortion, reproduction and genetics.


Michael Grodin

Michael Grodin, M.D. is Director of the Medical Ethics and Human Rights Program at Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Co-Director of the joint project in Jewish Legal Bioethics of the Institute of Jewish Law at the BU School of Law, and Director of the Medicine and the Holocaust Project of the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies. He has consulted and taught all over the world on medical ethics, human rights and the... Read More →

Sunday December 2, 2012 10:15am - 11:25am
Leffell Conference Room

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