Trades, Industries & Professions (TIP)

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JUF's Trades, Industries and Professions Divisions offer opportunities for you to learn more about industry-related topics happening in Chicago, to network and socialize with your colleagues, and opportunities to volunteer in the community.
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JUF Trades,
Industries & Professions
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60606

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

Center for Jewish Genetics

The Chicago Center for Jewish Genetics is a cooperative effort of the Jewish United Fund and the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. The Center offers a wide range of professional education opportunities for physicians, nurses, genetic counselors and other health care providers, many of which provide CME and CEU credit. The Center can also assist health care providers by serving as a resource to patients through its education and screening programs. 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