Author Archives: Micah Segelman

Rabbi Micah Segelman, PhD works as a health policy researcher. He lives with his family in Silver Spring, MD.

Physician Assisted Suicide and the Orthodox Healthcare Provider

by R. Micah Segelman In this paper I provide background on the legalization of physician assisted suicide, and analyze whether and to what extent the halacha precludes a healthcare provider from assisting a patient who seeks help in ending their own life. Physician Assisted Suicide in 21st Century America The legalization of physician assisted suicide (PAS) is an area of ...

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