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MedQuarter Speak Up Series – Facing Life
October 5, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
MedQuarter Speak Up Series
Make your wishes known by attending the free MedQuarter Speak Up Series. It’s about conversations; it’s about decisions; it’s about how we care for one another.
October 5 – Facing Life
Dr. BJ Miller is a renowned speaker and advocate for maximizing quality of life and minimizing unnecessary suffering.
November 2 – Medical and Legal Decisions
Understand what happens if end-of-life decisions must be made and you do not have advance directives. Cedar Rapids physician Dr. William Galbraith and attorney and award-winning author Jo Kline Cebuhar will share how the law works to ensure your wishes are followed. Afterwards, facilitators will provide individual assistance with documentation of your decisions at an optional table top workshop.
December 7 – Spiritual Perspectives
Ask questiosn and participate in conversations about how personal values affect end-of-life planning. A panel of Christian, Humanist, Jewish and Muslim leaders will lead discussion.
First Lutheran Church, 1000 Third Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
All three events held from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. – Free admission and open to all!