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Jewish Guide to Practical Medical Decision-Making

מדריך לענייני רפואה והלכה למעשה

By Rabbi Jason Weiner

Jewish Guide to Practical Medical Decision-Making presents the most contemporary medical information and rabbinic rulings in an accessible, user-friendly manner. Rabbi Weiner addresses a broad range of medical circumstances such as surrogacy and egg donation, assisted suicide, and end-of-life decision-making. Based on his extensive training and practical familiarity inside a major hospital, Rabbi Weiner provides clear and concise guidance to facilitate complex decision-making for the most common medical dilemmas that arise today.

Rabbi Jason Weiner serves as the senior rabbi and director of the Spiritual Care Department at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. A board certified chaplain, he serves as the president of the board of Rabbis of Southern California and as a member of the Cedars-Sinai End of Life Committee, the Organ Donor Council, and Bioethics Committee. He is also the rabbi of Knesset Israel Synagogue of Beverlywood, and frequently serves as a scholar-in-residence at conferences and synagogues.

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~Review by Rav Asher Weiss
"Rabbi Weiner sanctifies the Name of God daily in his holy work, and frequently consults with me in complicated Halakhic questions... this book is very well grounded and I'm certain it will be very useful...." (Posted on 8/14/2017)
~Review by Professor Avraham Steinberg
"My friend Rabbi Jason Weiner has done a great thing by publishing this book... the practical guidebook will provide support and assistance to anyone who is concerned about Halakha." (Posted on 8/14/2017)

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Additional Info

Additional Info

ISBN 9789655242782
Format Hardcover
SKU urim1516
Publisher Urim Publications