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Saturday, February 16 • 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Broken Tablets: When Dementia Steals Those We Love

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We will explore how Jewish tradition, from the Rabbinic period onward, has grappled with the issue of dementia and how we respond to it, for better or worse.

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Anne Pettit

Anne Pettit, a Jewish educator, is in her final year of the Drisha Institute’s Scholars Circle program and is a graduate of its Beit Midrash program. She teaches classes in gemara (Talmud) and halacha (Jewish law) at Drisha and local synagogues, and writes bi-weekly Torah commentary for R. Dov Peretz Elkins’ DOV-ray Torah, a resource for synagogue community leaders. She holds a JD from Fordham Law School. She and her husband live in... Read More →

Saturday February 16, 2013 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Brunswick C ballroom level