Yeshiva University Student Medical Ethics Society Conference to Tackle End of Life Issues

Miraculous advances in recent medical treatments have raised many ethical and halakhic [Jewish law] dilemmas, particularly concerning end of life. Yeshiva University (YU) Student Medical Ethics Society (SMES) will address these complex and sensitive issues at its third annual conference, entitled “The Sanctity of Life: A Jewish Approach to End-of-Life Challenges” on Sunday, September 14 from 9am to 3pm at YU’s Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, New York, NY.