Conferences

https://vimeo.com/642764105 Session One – Assisted Dying in the United States: What Happens after Legalization Presenters: Dr. Frances Norwood, PhD; Dr. Mara Buchbinder, PhD, author of Scripting Death: Stories of Assisted Dying in AmericaModerator: Sarah Kiskadden-Bechtel, Program DirectorAid-in-dying is legal in eleven jurisdictions in the United States, including the...

https://vimeo.com/530524714Session One When is Suffering Enough?Watch this thought-provoking conversation with Dr. Bruce “BJ” Miller on the issues that arise at the end of life, especially in the face of non-fatal or non-terminal serious illness.ORIGINALLY AIRED ON THURSDAY, MARCH 25, 2021 Interviewer: Paul Menzel,  PhDKEYNOTE SPEAKER:BJ Miller, MDBJ Miller,...

https://vimeo.com/530537257Session Two Unprecedented: Understanding Multifaceted SufferingORIGINALLY AIRED ON THURSDAY, MARCH 25, 2021How does someone maintain their personhood while suffering through a complicated illness? Session Two will explore different experiences of suffering, specifically looking at psychological suffering, diminished states of consciousness, disability, and loss. Can the violation...

https://vimeo.com/530976316Session Three God and Death: Examining Suffering from Faith PerspectivesORIGINALLY AIRED FRIDAY, MARCH 26, 2021What is a good death from the perspective of different theological traditions? Session Three will examine how religious and spiritual traditions have well-tried ideas on what comprises a good death, and how...