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The Boniuk-Tanzman Memorial Lecture with Dr. David Pelcovitz

The John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St. Louis and the Center for Jewish Learning present

The Boniuk-Tanzman Memorial Lecture on Jewish Medical Ethics


Identifying Depression: Jewish and Psychological Perspectives

Dr. David Pelcovitz


Sunday, April 7 at 7 pm

Kaplan Feldman Complex
12 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146

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Dr. Pelcovitz holds the Gwendolyn and Joseph Straus Chair in Psychology and Education at the Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration at Yeshiva University. He is an instructor in pastoral counseling at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary. Serving for more than two decades as Director of Psychology at North Shore University Hospital-NYU School of Medicine and Clinical Professor of Psychology at NYU School of Medicine, Dr. Pelcovitz has consulted extensively with the Jewish community in the United States, Europe, and Israel on a wide range of issues facing children and adolescents.


Contact Kathy Schmeltz with any questions at 314-442-3761 or



Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series is generously funded by the Lubin-Green Foundation, a Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis.

The Sh’ma: Listen! Speakers Series promotes engagement with a wide spectrum of ideas as a means to deepen our community’s education and commitment to Jewish life. The views expressed by speakers are their own and not necessarily those of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis or the Center for Jewish Learning.

Sh’ma: Listen! Advisory Committee Chair
Rabbi Jeffrey Stiffman

Rabbi Tracy Nathan, Senior Educator, Center for Jewish Learning
Cyndee Levy, Director, Center for Jewish Learning

Jewish Federation of St. Louis
Gerald P. Greiman, Board Chair



Online registration is now closed, but walk-ins are welcome! Contact Kathy Schmeltz with any questions at 314-442-3761 or