End of Life Options: Ensuring Your Wishes are Honored – Hyde Park, IL
October 20, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Please join us for this free event on October 20, 2019 at the First Unitarian Church of Chicago, 5650 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
The program will start at 11:30 am
“End of Life Options: Ensuring Your Wishes are Honored.”
During this panel session, you will learn about the increasing “medicalization” of end-of- life, and how you can take action to promote a peaceful death for you and your loved ones. This conversation will feature, Dr. Jeremy Topin, a pulmonologist in critical care, who writes extensively about end of life issues, and Eric Parker, a Chicago-area elder law attorney who is a member of the Illinois End of Life Options Coalition, a state-wide coalition working to improve care and expand options at end of life. The session will be moderated by Amy Sherman, regional campaign manager for Compassion & Choices, who co-leads the statewide coalition.