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Abdallah Daar

Laureate Winner of the 2005 Avicenna Prize for Ethics in Science. Currently a professor of Public Health Sciences and of Surgery at the University of Toronto. He is Director of Ethics and Commercialization at the McLaughlin-Rotman Centre for Global Health, UHN and University of Toronto.

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The Development and Practice of Organ Transplantation in the Arab World


Various panel discussions.


Panel Discussion on Transplantation


Panel Discussion on Organ Transplantation

Rabbi Pinchas Lipner

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

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Live Organ Donor Transplantation and Jewish Law

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


Xeno- transplantation and the Use of Imperfect Vital Organs: A Torah Definition of 'Do Not Do Evil'

Norman Shumway, MD

The father of heart transplantation and one of the pre-eminent heart surgeons of his time. He performed the first successful human heart transplant in the United States in 1968 and was The Frances and Charles Field Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, Emeritus, Stanford University.

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The Future of Transplantation

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.


Responding to the Demand for Organ Procurement: Halachic Guidelines.