Madison-Deane Initiative - Palliative Care: A Cure for Meaningless Suffering featuring Diane E. Meier, MD, FACP

Embed This Player

Tell us about your experience with this online video, click here.

Description

Dr. Diane E. Meier is Director of the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC), a national organization devoted to increasing the number and quality of palliative care programs in the United States. Her leadership of CAPC has led to the doubling of U.S. hospital palliative care programs in the last five years. She is also Director of the Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute; Professor of Geriatrics and Internal Medicine in the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine; and Catherine Gaisman Professor of Medical Ethics in the Department of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.

This program was brought to you by Madison-Deane Initiative (MDI), the education arm of the VNA End-of-Life Care services of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties.

MDI was created in 1997 to educate the general public and medical professionals about quality care at the end of life. Its mission is to transform end-of-life care through education, collaboration and inspiration. To accomplish this work, MDI depends upon the generosity of sponsors, supporters, partners and MDI friends.

Order Now!

Summary

Airtimes

1 Friday April 8, 2011 at 10:00 PM
2 Saturday April 9, 2011 at 3:00 AM
3 Saturday April 9, 2011 at 9:00 AM
4 Saturday April 9, 2011 at 2:15 PM
5 Thursday April 28, 2011 at 9:30 PM
6 Friday April 29, 2011 at 2:30 AM
7 Friday April 29, 2011 at 8:30 AM
8 Monday July 16, 2012 at 11:00 PM
9 Tuesday July 17, 2012 at 4:00 AM
10 Tuesday July 17, 2012 at 10:00 AM
11 Monday July 30, 2012 at 5:10 AM
12 Monday July 30, 2012 at 11:10 AM
13 Wednesday August 8, 2012 at 11:00 PM
14 Thursday August 9, 2012 at 4:00 AM
15 Thursday August 9, 2012 at 10:00 AM
16 Thursday August 16, 2012 at 2:25 PM
17 Thursday August 30, 2012 at 4:00 AM
18 Thursday August 30, 2012 at 10:00 AM

Worker

Jess Wilson

Featured Story

JOB OPENING: Channel 17 Field Producer

Channel 17 is hiring one part-time Field Producer to cover Chittenden County municipal meetings and public events to air on its government access TV channels and website (www.Ch17.TV). Meetings typically take place during evening hours with some weekend event coverage. Complete Job Description is available upon request.

Read more...

More News from the Center for Media and Democracy