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Ferkauf Student, Who Traveled to Mumbai on Global Health Course, Remembers Rabbi Gavriel and Rivka Holtzberg

Hillary Lewin, an alumna of Stern College for Women who is studying at Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, traveled to Mumbai in the summer as part of a course on Global Health run by the Institute for Public Health Sciences at Yeshiva University. While the group was there, they were hosted to meals at Chabad House, where they mey Rabbi Gavriel and Rivka Holtzberg. After the attacks, Lewin wrote the following piece, extracts of which appeared in “The Jerusalem Post,” “Jewish Week” and Arutz Sheva

Onora O’Neill to Examine the Ethics of Public Health and Global Health at Lecture Hosted by Yeshiva University and NYU Ethics Centers

Renowned ethicist and political philosopher Onora O’Neill will present a lecture on “Broadening Bioethics: Clinical Ethics, Public Health, and Global Health” on Wednesday, April 30 at 7:30 pm at the Yeshiva University Museum/Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street. The event is co-sponsored by the Center for Ethics at Yeshiva University (YU) and the NYU Center for Bioethics.