Science medicine and muslim faith

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Introduction and Poll Slides from October 20, 2010 discussion

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Science medicine and muslim faith

  1. 1. October 20, 2010<br />George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia<br />Copyright 2010 (audio and video). George Mason University Health Professions Advising, applying Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.<br />Science, Medicine, and the Muslim Faith<br />
  2. 2. Muslim Students Association<br />Alpha Epsilon Delta (Virginia Zeta/GMU chapter)<br />GMU Health Professions Advising Office<br />2010 USA Science & Engineering Festival<br />Acknowledgements<br />
  3. 3. Interactive Polls<br /><ul><li>Texting cell phones (on silent)
  4. 4. Computers connected to Internet ok (twitter or direct poll).</li></li></ul><li>Don’t forget: You can copy-paste this slide into other presentations, and move or resize the poll.<br />Poll: Are you female or male?<br />
  5. 5. Suicide is forbidden in Islam in every situation, even during extreme pain or terminal illness.<br />Abortion is forbidden in Islam in every situation.<br />It is unacceptable to have an autopsy or donate organs because it is mutilation to a human corpse.<br />Contraception & family planning are forbidden in Islam because it goes against divine decree.<br />POLL QUESTIONS<br />
  6. 6. October 20, 2010<br />George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia<br />Copyright 2010 (audio and video). George Mason University Health Professions Advising, applying Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.<br />Science, Medicine, and the Muslim Faith<br />
  7. 7. Muhammad ibnZakariya al-Razi (Rhazes), 865-925<br />Distinguishes smallpox from measles (“father of pediatrics”)<br />Distilled and employed rubbing alcohol for medicine<br />Developed tools for making/dispensing drugs (pharmacy)<br />Kitab al-Mansurifi al-tibb (Book of Medicine for Mansur)<br />Kitab al-Hawifi al-tibb(Comprehensive Book of Medicine)<br />Abu al-Qasim Al-Zahrawi (Albucasis), 936-1013<br />Al-Tasrif(The Method of Medicine)<br />Ibn al-Haytham 965-1039<br />Scientific Method<br />Kitâb al-Manâzir (The Book of Optics)<br />IbnSina (Avicenna), 980-1037<br />Began practicing medicine at age 16<br />Al-Qanunfi al-tibb (The Canon of Medicine, written before he was 21 y.o.)<br />Islamic world: golden age of science<br />
  8. 8. Islamic physicians in history<br />
  9. 9. Don’t forget: You can copy-paste this slide into other presentations, and move or resize the poll.<br />Poll: Suicide is forbidden in Islam in ever...<br />
  10. 10. Don’t forget: You can copy-paste this slide into other presentations, and move or resize the poll.<br />Poll: Abortion is forbidden in Islam in eve...<br />
  11. 11. Don’t forget: You can copy-paste this slide into other presentations, and move or resize the poll.<br />Poll: It is unacceptable to have an autopsy...<br />
  12. 12. Don’t forget: You can copy-paste this slide into other presentations, and move or resize the poll.<br />Poll: Contraception and family planning are...<br />
  13. 13. October 20, 2010<br />George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia<br />Copyright 2010 (audio and video). George Mason University Health Professions Advising, applying Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.<br />Science, Medicine, and the Muslim Faith<br />

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