Join us as six international scholars on Holocaust and Genocide, including three members of the Lancet Committee on Medicine and the Holocaust, present heroic acts of courage by nurses, doctors and medical personnel in the Holocaust, the Rwandan Genocide and other moments of genocide. Faculty from Nursing schools in the U.S. and abroad discuss the transformative power of using these real life stories to increase empathy, ethical decision making and professional identity within the medical field.
Hunters on Prime Video is inspired by heroes who, during the Holocaust, fought back using sabotage, disguise, bravery, force, and even art to persevere and save untold others
Check out the episode on partisan hero Vitka Kempner, with commentary by Dr. Lori Weintrob, Director of the WCHC
SEE THE PROGRAM OF OUR JUNE 2022 SYMPOSIUM ON HEROINES OF THE HOLOCAUST: NEW FRAMEWORKS OF RESISTANCE:://sites.google.com/wagner.edu/heroines/programabstractsbios/program
“By learning the stories of Holocaust survivors, we are inspired to see the world differently and stand up more strongly against prejudice.”
– Jazmine Minner, Wagner College Class of 2017