Where Jewish wisdom joins modern medicine, bringing spiritual comfort and healing to the bedside.
Volunteer Lisa Rauchwerger is one of 54 Jewish artists from around the world selected to participate in The Women of the Book display of the 2nd Biennale in Jerusalem.
Chaplain Bruce Feldstein, MD, attended the Global Network for Spirituality and Health meeting, Copenhagen, Denmark, May 2015 with members of the European Association for Palliative Care.
In April 2014, Chaplain Bruce Feldstein, MD, joined the Leadership Council and Steering Committee of the Global Network in Spirituality and Health (GNSAH). GNSAH was formed to enhance the provision of high quality comprehensive and compassionate care to patients and families globally through the integration of spirituality into health systems.
Chaplain Bruce Feldstein, MD, elected as Vice President of the Neshama Association of Jewish Chaplains in January 2014, is serving as Acting President through January 2016.
"Talking with...A doctor who heals people's spirits" jweekly.com, May 5, 2016, an interview with Chaplain Bruce Feldstein, MD.
"Doctors on Life Support." Time Magazine, September 7, 2015. Features Chaplain Bruce Feldstein, MD's work with medical students.
BeWell@Stanford features interview with Chaplain Bruce Feldstein, MD
Healing through Faith, November 30, 2011
Read what Chaplain Bruce Feldstein, MD, has to say as part of a roundtable panel, Training For Caring Communities in the
June 2011 issue of Sh'ma, A Journal of Jewish Responsibility.
"Life has a curious way of growing us beyond what we can imagine. After 19 years as an emergency physician, I never could have guessed I would become a chaplain...". read more of what Chaplain Feldstein has to say about Bridging with the Sacred: Reflections of an MD Chaplain.
"In the world outside the hospital, we generally assume that we are in control, that we are masters of our lives, that we are in charge of how our experiences will unfold from moment to moment, from day to day. At the door to the hospital one leaves these illusions behind. Step into the hospital and one enters a different reality—one moves, as Rachel Naomi Remen puts it so beautifully, from the land of mastery to the land of mystery." Enjoy the full text of Rabbi Amy Eilberg's remarks at our Celebration of a Decade of Hope and Healing, May 23, 2010.
The Jewish Chaplaincy at Stanford Provides Care and Comfort When Patients Need it Most. Read what patients have to say in this Stanford Medicine publication.