Hastening Death by Voluntarily Stopping Eating & Drinking: Clinical, Legal, Ethical and Religious Considerations
Plans are underway for a world class, two-day conference on VSED. The conference will be hosted by Seattle University School of Law on October 14 and 15, 2016.
Participants represent a varierty of disciplines and perspectives. For example:
Lisa Brodoff (law)
Erin Crisman Glass (law)
Paul Menzel (philosophy)
Thaddeus Pope (law)
Timothy Quill (palliative medicine)
Judith Schwarz (nursing)
Phyllis Shacter (family)
Sarah Shannon (nursing)
Bob Truog (medicine, ethics)
Proceedings will be published in the Seattle Journal for Social Justice.
This conference will be of interest and value to: attorneys, physicians, legislators, nurses, social workers, legal aids, government regulators, professors, students, hospice workers, other allied health professionals, and family members.