Health & Medical Professions

Dental Division

For those involved in the field of dentistry including general dentists, oral surgeons, orthodontists, endodontists and periodontists.

Health Professionals Division

For health care consultants, veterinarians, optometrists, nursing home owners, medical vendors, pharmacists, psychologists, speech pathologists and occupational therapists. JUF hosts a network of more than 2,000 health service providers from around the Chicago area.

Physicians & Surgeons Division

Comprised of certified physicians and surgeons, JUF hosts a network of over 4,000 physicians and surgeons from around the Chicago area.

The Maimonides Society

Join an honored group of physicians and surgeons who contribute a minimum of $5,000 to the Jewish United Fund Annual Campaign. Events are held throughout the year for members of the Maimonides Society including a special reception at the Annual Dinner, providing the opportunity to meet with event speakers.

For more information on the Dental Division, Health Professionals Division, Physicians & Surgeons Division or The Maimonides Society email

The Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Genetics

The Norton & Elaine Sarnoff Center for Jewish Genetics is an educational resource for hereditary cancers and Jewish genetic disorders. Working closely with clergy, healthcare professionals, support organizations and dedicated individuals, the Center strives to inform community members and raise awareness of available options, including its own subsidized genetic counseling and screening program, so they can plan for a healthy future. Visit to learn more about its services and upcoming events.

Calling All Medical Professionals!

Prescription Sample Drive

Donate a small amount of your prescription samples to The ARK. The ARK works to supply Jews in Chicago who cannot afford medical care with prescriptions. Giving even a small amount of samples can make a significant impact on the existing medication shortage. To help with this important project please email

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