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Sunday, August 27 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
CRATERS OF THE MOON - THE JEWISH CONNECTION
Did you know there is a Rabbi on the moon? How 'Jewish' is this astronomical body which circles our planet? This session explores some surprising Jewish contributions to what we know about the moon. A great session for those who enjoy astronomy, or are simply proud of Jewish contributions to science.

Speakers
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Bernie Brenner

Bernie is a practicing consultant uro-gynaecologist and clinical director of a Day Stay Hospital. Apart from his Medical Degrees his educational background in ethics includes a BA with a Philosophy major, a Diploma in Professional Ethics, and a Doctorate where the thesis included the design and use of computer expert systems for Ethical Decision Making. He is a Fellow of the RANCOG and RACMA and has been an examiner for the Medical Administration College for many years. He has presented topics relating to Ethics at both National and International Conferences. He has published several articles on Ethics in peer reviewed journals and is co-author of the textbook... Read More →


Sunday August 27, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm
Room 149