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Making Plans to Live Well Until We Die: Part One

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"Before I Die" festivals are part of a growing social movement to foster reflection about how we as individuals and as a society manage death and dying. By providing space and opportunities to openly discuss end-of-life issues, we can improve the percentage of those who plan ahead and take actions to address our mortality. The “Before I Die” ABQ five-day festival has educational, entertaining elements such as field trips, art, movies, theater, panel discussions and Death Café conversations. The panel will consist of the following experts: Dr. Nancy Guinn, Medical Director of Presbyterian at Home and developer of the NM MOST form (Medical Orders for Scope of Treatment, a document designed to help healthcare providers honor the treatment wishes of their patients); Jan Wilson, Compassion & Choices; Joan Gibson, The Conversation Project in New Mexico. Part II: Speakers include Dr. Aroop Mangalik, retired oncologist and author of “Dealing with Doctors, Denial, and Death”; Stacy Sacco, lecturer at UNM Anderson School of Management and TEDxABQ speaker; Shelley Drake, a death educator living with cancer. 

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Sun

Location
CE North Building

Instructor
Helene Gail Rubin 

 

Notice

Please read:  UNM Tuition Remission eligible, under Personal Enrichment

Tuition: 

$20.00


Registration Closes On
Sunday, October 22, 2017 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/22/2017 - 10/22/2017 Weekly -Sun 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Albuquerque, CE North Building  Map, Room: D Helene Gail Rubin 

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Making Plans to Live Well Until We Die: Part Two
ID: 82466

10/22/17 - 10/22/17
Weekly - Sun
1 session

Location
CE North Building

Instructor
Helene Gail Rubin