Decision Making at the End of Life: Paradoxes and Paradigms
The Maimonides Society of the Berkshires, organized under the auspices of the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires, will hold its 5th annual meeting.
All health care professionals, family members, and guests working in or vistiing the Berkshires are invited to this networking event - no funds will be solicited, and a bagels and lox breakfast will be served. Couvert $15.
Guest Speaker: Rabbi Leonard Sharzer, MD
Rabbi Leonard A. Sharzer, MD, is associate director for bioethics of the Finkelstein Institute of Religious and Social Studies at The Jewish Theological Seminary. His current research is in the field of bioethics, especially as it pertains to Jewish law. A native of Boston, Rabbi Sharzer graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and completed residency training in general surgery at the University of Iowa, also earning an MS in surgery for work in organ preservation for transplantation.
Sponsor: Jewish Federation of the Berkshires