JLI to offer medicine, morals course Oct. 26

Posted Tuesday, Oct 26th, 2010
North South Brunswick Sentinel

JLI to offer medicine, morals course Oct. 26

The Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) will present “Medicine and Morals: Your Jewish Guide Through Life’s Tough Decisions.” Rabbi Levi Azimov of the Chabad Jewish Center of South Brunswick will conduct the six sessions 7:45-9:15 p.m. Tuesdays at the Chabad Jewish Center, 1 Riva Ave., South Brunswick beginning Oct. 26.

The six lessons are: “Choosing Life: The Obligation to Seek Healing”; “Flesh of My Flesh: Organ Transplants in Jewish Law”; “Rolling the Dice: Risky and Experimental Treatments”; “New Beginnings: The Ethics of Reproductive Technologies”; “With You in Mind: Ethical Treatment of the Mentally Disabled”; and “Secret Code: Genetics and the Ethics of Patient Confidentiality.”

All JLI courses are open to the public, and attendees need not be affiliated with a particular synagogue, temple, or other house of worship.

Interested students may call 732-398- 9492 or visit www.myJLI.com for registration and other course-related information. The course will be available for CME and CLE credit (students who are pursuing continuing education credit may have to fulfill additional requirements).

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