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Medicine & Morals

Medicine & Morals

New Course from the Jewish Learning Institute

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MEDICINE
&
MORALS

Your Jewish Guide Through Life's Tough Decisions

JLI

This course is brought to you by the Jewish Learning Institute.  Chabad Jewish Center is a registered affiliate of the JLI.

This course will be offered in two locations:

Location #1 (open to the public):
Chabad Jewish Center
3813 W State St
Boise, ID 83703

Six Tuesdays, Beginning October 26
7:00 - 9:00 PM

Location #2 (for medical professionals): 
St. Lukes Hospital, South Tower, Room Ada 3
190 E. Bannock St.
Boise, ID 83702

Six Mondays, Beginning October 25
7:00 - 9:00 PM

Fee: $80 (textbook included)
Early-bird fee (until October 8): $75
Couples: $136

CLE CREDITS: This course is accredited by the Idaho State Bar for a total of 9.0 CLE credits, including 2.25 Ethics credits.

CME CREDITS: This course is accredited by the ACCME for up to 30 Category 1 AMA PRA credits. Both locations qualify for CME credits.

TRY THE FIRST CLASS FREE: Not sure if you will like the course? Register and come to the first class for free and then decide if you would like to continue the course.

MONEY-BACK GUARRANTEE: If, at any time, you are not satisfied with the course you may cancel and you will be refunded your entire registration fee. 

CLICK HERE FOR A COURSE SYLLABUS, INFO ABOUT THE JEWISH LEARNING INSTITUTE & ENDORSEMENTS

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- A man wonders if his dying father should remain on life support.
What would you do?

 - A parent wonders if they should tell their child he has a potentially serious genetic disorder.
What would you do?

 - A woman wonders if she’s morally obligated to give a kidney to her cousin who has to undergo dialysis daily.
What would you do?

Chances are, like most people, you don’t know what you would do — or even where you would turn for guidance. But with medicine’s increasing role in our lives, most of us will have to face such issues at some point or another.

That’s why you’ll want to know about a remarkable new course called Medicine and Morals: Your Jewish Guide through Life’s Tough Decisions. It’s based on two premises: (1) that Jewish wisdom has much to say about these matters; and (2) that the best time to deal with them is now, while the pressure is off.

Actually, there’s a third premise: that today's complex medical issues are fascinating, profound, and likely to kick up amazingly lively classroom discussion.

No easy questions. No easy answers. Medicine and Morals, is your chance to get real with the subject of medical ethics —discuss actual case histories, and get a sense of direction to weather the toughest challenges you’ll ever face. 

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Upcoming events
Oct. 31, 2017
Nov. 07, 2017
Nov. 14, 2017
Nov. 21, 2017
Nov. 28, 2017

JEWISH LEARNING INSTITUTE


Chabad Jewish Center is proud to be an affiliate of the international Rohr Jewish Learning Institute. The JLI offers transformative professional adult education courses on a wide array of Jewish subjects and interests. Find out more about the JLI and our upcoming JLI courses.

Every day we must study Torah.
Each day you are new. Each morning you are born to life again. Do you not eat again each day as though you have never eaten before? Do you not thirst as though you have never drunk water?
Should we not study again each day to feed our minds and souls?
~ Based on the Talmud and the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneersohn