The Care Decisions Connecticut Conference "End of Life Healthcare Wishes" on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Location: The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University 370 Bassett Rd North Haven, CT 06473

The Care Decisions Connecticut Conference on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Location: The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University 370 Bassett Rd North Haven, CT 06473

The Care Decisions Connecticut conference will be held at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University.This is a complimentary public event designed to raise awareness and provide an opportunity for people to discuss their healthcare wishes when facing serious illness. The Conference is scheduled for November 14, 2017  to coincide with the Thanksgiving holiday; the intention is to provide tools that can assist with starting that conversation when gathered with loved ones around the Thanksgiving table. The Conference features a presentation by NPR’s Colin McEnroe, an author, playwright, professor, columnist, and blogger, and includes a session by Rev. Rosemary Lloyd, BSN, MDiv, Advisor to Faith Communities for The Conversation Project at the Institute for Health Care Improvement. Rev. Lloyd organizes, educates, and supports clergy and congregations in having values-centered conversations with loved ones and healthcare providers about crucial end-of-life matters. Healthcare professionals, community, and faith-based resources, patients, families, and the general public are all welcome.

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Categories: 
Health Centers/Clinics
City: 
North Haven
States: 
Connecticut
start time: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 11:00am