COMPASSION & CHOICES OF MINNESOTA will be hosting an event on Sunday, September 8, 2013, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the First Unitarian Society – Chalice Room, 900 Mount Curve, Minneapolis, MN. This event is free and open to the public as well as to Compassion & Choices members.
Roland Halpern, Regional Campaign & Outreach Manager will speak about the history of the organization, recent legislative successes, and future prospects for expanding end-of-life choices in Minnesota and beyond. For further information, contact Janet Conn at 952-929-1955.
Saturday, August 31, 2013
Compassion & Choices Minnesota End-of-Life Event
Thaddeus Mason Pope is Director of the Health Law Institute and Professor of Law and at Mitchell Hamline School of Law in Saint Paul, Minnesota. <> <> He is also an Adjunct Professor with the Australian Centre for Health Law Research at Queensland University of Technology; Adjunct Associate Professor with the Alden March Bioethics Institute at Albany Medical College; and Visiting Professor of Medical Jurisprudence at St. Georges University. <> <> Professor Pope is an internationally recognized expert in bioethics and medical ethics. He has over 120 publications in: leading medical journals, law reviews, bar journals, nursing journals, bioethics journals, and book chapters. He also coauthors the definitive 1500-page treatise The Right to Die: The Law of End-of-Life Decisionmaking.