Leveling a critique at widely accepted principles of medical ethics, Professor Glick argues that medical ethics cannot be based only on biology or philosophy, but on the “sanctity of human life." (A Professor David Sevel Memorial Lecture)
The Sanctity of Human Life
Historic roots and current directions in bioethics
Professor Shimon Glick is a renowned expert on Jewish medical ethics.
He is former dean of the Ben Gurion University Faculty of Health Sciences and former head of the Lord Rabbi Immanuel Jakobovits Center for Jewish Medical Ethics at the institution. He also served for over a decade as Ombudsman for Israel's National Health Service.