JEF Webinars

The Cura Foundation in partnership with the Jerusalem Ethics Forum, which is a joint initiative between The Galien Foundation and the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity, hosted a webinar series around Ethical Dilemmas in Health Care entitled JEF Webinars.


The Cura Foundation

Jerusalem Ethics Forum

The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity

The Galien Foundation


A webinar featuring Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, Professor Phillippe Douste-Blazy and Monsignor Tomasz Trafny moderated by Dr. Robin Smith on the cruel dilemma created in hotspots across the world by COVID-19.

A webinar featuring Dr. Amy Abernethy, Joe Grogan and Murray "Mac" Lumpkin moderated by Dr. Andrew C. von Eschenbach on the shift in the regulatory paradigm and the ethical considerations around finding treatments for patients with COVID-19.

A conversation on vaccine development, testing and distribution between Dr. Michael Rosenblatt and Dr. Tal Zaks.

A panel discussion featuring Dr. Margaret A. “Peggy” Hamburg, Dr. Eric Rubin and Dr. Michelle A. Williams moderated by Dr. Max Gomez on the importance and challenges of disseminating accurate and timely information during a pandemic.

These webinars were made possible through the support of a grant from the John Templeton Foundation. The opinions expressed in these webinars are those of the hosts, authors and/or speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of the John Templeton Foundation. Learn more about the grant.