Controlling Death? The Policies, Practices, and Ethics of Choosing when We Die

March 20, 2019

When:
April 11, 2019 – April 12, 2019 all-day
2019-04-11T00:00:00-04:00
2019-04-13T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Harvard Medical School Campus, Boston, MA
25 Shattuck St
Boston
MA 02115
Cost:
$50

This two-day conference will explore ethical, legal, and clinical aspects of evolving practices of euthanasia and physician-assisted death. How ought we to think about the choices of determining the time and manner of death for our loved ones, our patients, and ourselves? How should the health and legal professions respond to these rapidly evolving practices and choices?

About the Conference:

The Harvard Medical School Annual Bioethics Conference convenes leaders in the field to explore ethical questions and concerns in healthcare. Held each April, this conference facilitates conversations among experts, and supports members of ethics committees, health care professionals, bioethicists, administrators, attorneys and others who are interested in addressing ethical issues.

 

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