Samuel L. and Jane L. Friedman Lecture on Peace and Understanding at Emanu-El

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Jane Dubro
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Friday, February 9, 2018 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
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Dr. Aron Rose is an ophthalmologist and Chair of the Bioethics Committee for the White House initiative on Cancer Diagnosis and Care in Sub-Saharan Africa.  An Associate Clinical Professor at Yale, he has spent nearly three decades creating training programs and volunteering service to patients throughout the developing world.

Dr. Rose will be discussing some of the frustrations and gratifications he has experienced fighting blindness and attempting to bring cancer care to the world’s most impoverished and remote locations, including India, Uzbekistan, China, Mongolia, Bhutan, Ghana, Myanmar, Liberia, the Gambia, and Rwanda.

Open to the community.

For more information about this program, please contact Jane at 914-967-4382 x21 or [email protected].

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914-967-4382 x21
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