Co-sponsored: Tough Talk Caf?s, January-May

Written by Kristina Alvarado
January 20, 2015

The Graduate Student Council of Seattle University and Seattle University's School of Theology and Ministry are pleased to present a series of moderated interdisciplinary panel discussions about the ethics around end-of-life issues. The discussions are designed to encourage interdisciplinary exchanges and discourse between colleges, schools, and departments at Seattle University. The format will consist of a moderated 30-minute panel discussion, student reflections and moderated table talks based on the speakers? remarks.

The kickoff event on January 14 will include the introduction of the textbook ?Advance Care Planning - Communicating About Matters of Life and Death? by one of its editors, Susana McCune MA, CT. In the book, physicians, grief counselors, medical ethicists, lawyers, social workers, nurses, psychologists, and educators offer a multi-disciplinary, pragmatic approach to advance care planning. Watch an interview with Susana here.

Tough Talk Caf?s | 7 pm
LeRoux Room - Student Center 160

?Wednesday, January 14, 2015 ? Kick off with Susana McCune as keynote speaker and introduction of concept

?Monday, February 16, 2015 ? Psychology and Leadership perspectives

?Wednesday, March 11, 2015 ? Philosophy and Theology perspectives

?Wednesday, April 22, 2015 ? Nursing, Legal, and Business perspectives

?Wednesday, May 27, 2015 ? Integration and Wrap-up

For more information, contact Ona Fisher?or the Graduate Student Council.