Our Heritage: Our Health

Hadassah Brooklyn Region and the Brooklyn Jewish Historical Initiative present Our Heritage, Our Health

Featured Speakers:

Ron Schweiger, Brooklyn Historian and BJHI Historian – who will speak about the important role Jewish women played in founding Jewish Hospitals while Henrietta Szold and Hadassah were founding Israel’s health system.

Abbe Golding, Clinical Project & Research Specialist, Sanofi Genzyme – who will provide up-to-date information on genetic conditions which occur more frequently in Jews of Ashkenazi descent, focusing on Gaucher Disease Type 1.

Light Dairy Lunch $25 in advance; $35 at the door (subject to availability)

Mon, June 24, 2019

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

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East Midwood Jewish Center

1625 Ocean Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11230


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