We are very grateful to the BRS Sisterhood and their  leader, Rachel Harow,   for their sponsorship of our  amazing Women's Health and Halacha Day.  The seminar attracted over 150 participants each  of whom left educated and informed.  Please enjoy some of the recordings from the seminar.


Sharon Glynn
Positive Body Image, Self-Esteem, 
and Eating Disorders Through the Lifespan
 Dr. Edna Tokayer
Diabetes: What We as Women Need to Know
 Dr. Cheryl Moss Mellman
Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention - 
No Longer a One Size Fits All
Rabbi Efrem Goldberg
Rabbi David Shabtai, MD
 Practical and Halachik Considerations for the Final Passage: 
Preparing for a Death in the Family
Aliza Schulman 
Know Thyself: Judaism's Wisdom for Knowing 
Your Parenting Style  and How it Affects Your Child
Anna Lisa Curtis
Brain Boosting: How to Reboot Your Grey Matter
Elana Katz
Is it Advocacy, Empathy, or Humility? 
Responding to Family and Friends in Times of Need
Anna Lisa Curtis,  is Research Coordinator and Department of Integrated Medical Science at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University.

Sharon Glynn, LPN , is the Director of Programming for The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, an organization dedicated to health promotion, including all eating disorders, positive body image, and self-esteem. 

Rabbi Efrem Goldberg  is Rabbi of the Boca Raton Synagogue.

Elana Katz, LCSW, LMFT , is a senior faculty member at the Ackerman Institute for the Family. 

Dr. Cheryl Moss-Mellman, MD,  is Director of Clinical Breast Services at the Christine Lynn Women's Health and Wellness Institute and an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University.

Ms. Aliza Schulman, LCSW,  is a noted community therapist and on staff at Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Services. 

Rabbi David Shabtai, MD,  is the Sephardic Rabbi of the Boca Raton Synagogue, has a medical degree, and has written extensively on end of life issues in Jewish Law. 

Edna Tokayer, MD is an Endocrinologist in Boca Raton specializing in Diabetes and Metabolism

The information contained on these classes is for general educational and informational purposes only.   The presentations should not be used for self-diagnosis or treatment, or as a substitute for professional medical advice from a licensed health care professional. If you have questions regarding your health or are in need of medical advice, you should contact a licensed health care professional to address your specific needs.