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The Maimonides Society Honors Dr. Jeffrey Forman

Please Join Us for a Special Evening.

The Maimonides Society of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit Honors Dr. Jeffrey Forman
with Guest Speaker Dr. Rick Hodes.

Dr. Rick Hodes is JDC’s Medical Director in Ethiopia. Initially arriving in 1984 to help famine victims, he returned in 1985 to teach at Addis Ababa University Faculty of Medicine, and has worked for JDC since 1990. Dr. Hodes is a graduate of Middlebury College, the University of Rochester Medical School and trained in internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins University. He holds an academic appointment at University of Texas Medical School in San Antonio, and he was a Fulbright Lecturer in Medicine at the Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia. Since 1990, Dr. Hodes has overseen medical care for all immigrants from Ethiopia to Israel, managing medical clinics in Gondar and Addis Ababa. Dr. Hodes also participated in Operation Solomon, the historic airlift of over 14,000 Ethiopians to Israel.

April 10, 2018

5:45 pm – Cocktails & Appetizers
6:30 pm – Dinner & Program

Tam-O-Shanter Country Club
5051 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield

Kosher meals provided on request.

Please RSVP by March 26.

For more information, contact Amy Brody at 248-833-2513 or

Individual Tickets

$180 per person
$118 for medical residents and under 40

Sponsorship Tickets

Halevi Level: $360 (Includes 1 ticket)
Freud Level: $500 (Includes 2 tickets)
Salk Level: $1000 (Includes 4 tickets)
Maimonides Level: $2500 (Includes 6 tickets)

All sponsor level ticket purchases will be included in our program

Estimated fair market value of each ticket is $100. Donated portion of your ticket will benefit Federation and programs to cultivate future leaders of the Maimonides Society.

If you are unable to attend the event, but wish to make a gift in honor of Dr. Jeffrey Forman, please click here.