Panel 4: Doctors & Jurists in Dialogue: Framing the Discourses

Moderated by Jawad Qureshi, PhD(c)

"A Jurisprudential (Uṣūlī) Framework for Cooperation between Muslim Jurists and Physicians and Its Application for Determination of Death"

Muhammed Volkan Yildiran Stodolsky, PhD
Chair, Department of Islamic Law, Darul Qasim


"Towards an Islamicization of Modern Biomedicine"

Rizwan Saleem, MBBS, MSc, MRCPsych (Jawad Qureshi, PhD(c) spoke in his stead)
Founder and Principla, Ha Meem College of Islamic Studies
Co-Founder and Chair, Lady Nafisa Independent School for Girls


"When Must a Patient Seek Healthcare? Examining the Reasoning Exercises of Islamic Jurists and Medical Experts"

Omar Qureshi, PhD(c)
PhD Candidate, Cultural and Education Policy Studies: Philosophy of Education, Loyola University
Dean, Academics and Instruction, Islamic Foundation School, Villa Park, IL

Aasim Padela, MD, MSc
Director, the Initiative on Islam & Medicine
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Faculty, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
The University of Chicago