Rabbi Dr. Moshe David Tendler is an American rabbi and "Rosh Yeshiva" in the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University. Rabbi Tendler is also a professor of Jewish Medical Ethics and biology. He is also the spiritual leader of the Community Synagogue in Monsey, N.Y., and chairs the bioethical commission of the Rabbinical Council of America and the Medical Ethics Task Force of UJA-Federation of Greater New York.
Should one undergo genetic testing to detect if they have a cancer gene? Perhaps it’s better not to know since not much can be done? This is a big ethical dilemma with reasons on both sides of the argument. This is a vintage video and is being shared here for its historical value and its content, not for the quality of its video
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