Transcending Boundaries: International Holocaust Remembrance Day Online Event


Join our renowned speakers to explore the importance of incorporating the lessons of the Holocaust into the future of education to promote ethical practice in all aspects of society. Featured speakers include: 

  • Mehnaz Afridi - Director, Holocaust, Genocide & Interfaith Education Center at Manhattan College  
  • Bishop Athenagoras of Nazianos - Director, Religious Education for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
  • Lawrence J. Burian - Executive Vice President, Corporate Development, MSG Sports and MSG Entertainment; General Counsel, MSG Sports; Executive Committee, Board of the American Society for Yad Vashem  
  • Tessa Chelouche - Co-Director, Maimonides Institute for Medicine, Ethics and the Holocaust; Co-Chair, Department of Bioethics and the Holocaust of the International Chair of Bioethics
  • Russell D'Souza - Chair, Department of Education, International Chair of Bioethics, Australia 
  • Stacy Gallin - Senior Fellow for the Center for the Study of Law and Religion at Emory University; Founder and Director of the Maimonides Institute for Medicine, Ethics and the Holocaust 
  • William Silvers - Clinical Professor of Medicine, Allergy & Immunology, University of Colorado School of Medicine

This video is part of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Contemporary Bioethics Initiative, made possible by a generous gift from Dr. William S. Silvers. 

The event will be livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube.

Organizer: Maimonides Institute for Medicine, Ethics and the Holocaust
Date and time: 26 January 2022, at 20:00 (ET)