Center for Bioethics Seminar Series

Deborah E. Laxon

Life Support: When is Enough, Enough?

Speaker: Deborah Day Laxson
Founder of the Health Care Agent Literacy Project and author of the award winning book The Gray Zone: When Life Support No Longer Supports Life."

How does a non-medically trained individual respond when life support no longer supports life? Using her own real life example, Deborah brings the audience on her journey as she learned to navigate the complexities of the medical world in order to honor her husband’s choices regarding medical care at end-of-life.

 

Event date: 
Friday, March 10, 2017 -
12:15pm to 1:30pm
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