Sunday Dec 11th 2022
Medicine, Entrepreneurship, and Spiritual Growth
Our second annual winter event one again centered around spiritual growth while pursuing a career as a physician. We were proud to partner with the Beis Medrash Govoah for Medical Halacha to provide this sponsored event for all JPN members to attend free of charge to hear from renowned physicians. Our speakers included Rabbi Sprung, Dr. Geisler, Dr. Friedman of Chemed, Dr. Knoll of JOWMA and Dr. Silverman of NYMC.
Sunday July 3rd 2022
Second Annual Summer Barbeque
We have grown so much since we started. Totaling over 450 members of pre-meds, medical students, residents, and attendings, it was time to celeberate again. Our second annual BBQ was a great way to meet the incoming medical students and give a well deserved break to those who just finished school and are embarking on their new journey.
Sunday May 1st 2022
What I Wish I Knew Before Medical School
The path to medical school can be tough, and confusing. Thankfully, your not alone. The Jewish Physicians Network offers many resources to help pre-med students with their journey. On May 1st we hosted our first ever pre-med event connecting pre-med students to medical students and residents spanning 8 different medical schools. We partnered with Chai Urgent Care and Integrated Medical Health to provide a wonderful evening while unveiling our new clinical experience program.
Sunday March 20th 2022
The Role of a Physician In End-of-Life Care
An enlightening talk on end of life care by Rav Asher Weiss, the global authority on medical Halacha. In partnership with the Beis Medrash for Medical Halacha, New York Medical College and Touro University, this talk offered CME credit for those who attended and shed some much needed light on how to approach end of life care as a Jewish physician.
Sunday December 19th 2021
Spiritual Growth While Working In Medicine
Our first ever night of networking, centered around spiritual growth while pursuing a career as a physician. We were proud to partner with the Beis Medrash Govoah for Medical Halacha to provide this sponsored event for all JPN members to attend free of charge to hear from world renowned physicians while networking with colleagues.
Sunday December 12th 2021
Working in a hospital on Shabbos
Ever wondered about the logistics of how to work in the hospital on Shabbos? So did we! Rabbi Dr. Apfel took the time to share with us how to practically approach keeping Shabbos in a hospital setting while on call. Unfortunately, this incredible talk, like all good things had to come to an end. Look out for part two, where we continue our conversation with Rabbi Dr. Apfel on the intricacies of Shabbos observance in the hospital.
Thursday November 25th 2021
Pre - Channuka Brunch
Whether a student, resident or attending you work hard. That's why the JPN offers social support events like our Pre - Channuka Brunch. Our live events are always a great excuse to get out of the house and have a good time with collegues in the same boat as you. As always you can expect photo ops, free merch and exquisite food. Make sure to join the next time we host!
Sunday October 10th 2021
Approaching Residency from Halacha
One of the core challenges Jewish physicians face is Shabbos and residency. The JPN has set out from it's inception to publicly address these issues. This milestone talk was the one of the first steps we took in addressing the matter. Rabbi Willig well known as the Rabbi of physicians graciously offered his time to us to explain how to approach residencies from a Halachic standpoint
Sunday July 11th 2021
Our First Summer Barbeque
This is where it all started. A summer Siyum BBQ for the founding members of the JPN. Our first live event to set the tone for future events and guide our organization to grow.