Dr. Sheldon Rubenfeld

Dr. Sheldon Rubenfeld is Clinical Professor of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, and is a Fellow in both the American College of Physicians and the American College of Endocrinology. His scientific articles have been published in many medical journals, he is a member of numerous professional medical societies, and he pioneered the use of fine needle aspiration biopsy of the thyroid in Texas. Dr. Rubenfeld has taught Healing by Killing: Medicine During the Third Reich for three years and Jewish Medical Ethics for seven years at Baylor College of Medicine. He created a six-month program about Medicine and the Holocaust at Holocaust Museum Houston, including an exhibit entitled How Healing Becomes Killing: Eugenics, Euthanasia, Extermination and a series of lectures by distinguished speakers entitled The Michael E. DeBakey Medical Ethics Lecture Series.. Dr. Rubenfeld lives with his wife and hypothyroid dog in Houston and his two adult children work and go to school in New York City.