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Rabbi Pinchas Lipner

Founder and Dean, Institute for Jewish Medical Ethics, San Francisco

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A Jewish Legal Response to the AIDS Epidemic

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Smoking and Other Self-Damage to Health: Patient Rights and Obligations According to Halacha

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Physician-Patient Confidentiality: A Halachic View

Dan Michaeli, MD

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A Light Unto Nations: Health Care in Israel.

Panel

Various panel discussions.

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Panel Discussion on Human Experimentation

Kent Gersherngorn, MD

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Panel Discussion on Obesity

Lorraine Day, MD

Renowned author and former orthopedic trauma surgeon and Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at San Francisco General Hospital

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Worker's Risk Patient Risk

Avraham Steinberg, MD

Director, Center for Medical Ethics, Hebrew University - Hadassah Medical School; Attending Physician, Department of Pediatrics, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem. Recipient of the Israel Prize.

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A Halachic Response on Testing for Breast Cancer/ Panel Discussion on Testing for Breast Cancer.

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Stephen A Berger, MD

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Treatment of Infectious Disease and Patient Rights.

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Ethical Dilemmas in AIDS: A Medical Perspective from Israel

Gray Schoolnik, MD

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The Most Difficult Medical Questions Concerning AIDs.

Stanley Prusiner, MD

Winner, 1997 Nobel Prize in Medicine; Professor of Neurology, Virology and Biochemistry, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine; Recipient, Wolf Prize in Medicine and Albert Lasker Award for Basic Research.

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Prions, Mad Cows, and the Fate of the European Union.

Fred Rosner, MD

Director, Department of Medicine, Queens Hospital Center, Long Island Jewish Medical Center; Assistant Dean and Professor of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City

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Practicing Medicine on the Internet: A Jewish Perspective/ Panel Discussion on Internet Medicine

Rabbi Moshe Tendler, PhD

Professor of Biology and Occupant of the Isaac and Bella Tendler Chair in Jewish Medical Ethics, Yeshiva University, New York City

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How Much Risk is Ethical?

Michael C. Fiore, MD

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The Medical and Ethical Impact of Tobacco Use: A Challenge to the Doctor-Patient Relationship