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Melton Scholars Course – Jewish Medical Ethics: A 21st Century Discussion

Melton Scholars Course – Jewish Medical Ethics: A 21st Century Discussion

Date: Thursday, February 21, 2019

Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Location: Temple Beth Ami

Address: 14330 Travilah Road, Rockville, MD 20850

More Details

  • Type: Class, Education
  • Audience: Adults
  • Membership: Required
  • Registration: Required
  • Cost: B’nai Israel members receive a $100 discount with code “Member100”
  • Topic: Ethics, Jewish Text, Jewish Values

10 Thursdays, February 21–May 9 (No class on April 4 and April 25.)
Facilitators: Rabbi Gary Pokras, Rabbi Adam Raskin, Rabbi Michael Safra and Rabbi Baht Yameem Weiss
B’nai Israel members receive a $100 discount with the code “Member100”

While contemporary medical knowledge seeks to preserve life, modern advances have raised ethical dilemmas related to the dignity of life. Written by Rabbi Elliot Dorff, PhD, Jewish Medical Ethics explores approaches to 21st century issues including human cloning and surrogate motherhood.

A collaboration between the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, the Haberman Institute for Jewish Studies, the Melton School, Temple Beth Ami, B’nai Israel Congregation, and Congregation Har Shalom.

Organized by: Susan Grinnan

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