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LWV Forum: End of Life Choices & Decisions at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital

November 13, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

PUBLIC INVITED TO LWV FORUM ON

“END OF LIFE CHOICES & DECISIONS”

Monday, November 13, 6:30 p.m.

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Parrish Memorial Hall

The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons invites all to a public information program on “End of Life Choices & Decisions” on Monday, November 13, 6:30 p.m. at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Parrish Memorial Hall, located next to the hospital’s emergency room entrance, at 235 Herrick Rd., corner of Lewis Street.

Organized by the League’s Health Committee chaired by Valerie King, Ph.D., of East Hampton, the forum offers individuals and family members a chance to learn from a panel of experts with various viewpoints.

The five-member panel includes:

.  Corinne Carey, Esq., Campaign Director for Compassion & Choices, N.Y.;

.  David Leven, J.D., Executive Director Emeritus & Senior Consultant, End of Life Choices N.Y.;

.  Priscilla Ruffin, R.N., M.S., NPP, President/CEO of East End Hospice, Westhampton Beach;

.  Lara Siska, M.D., Director of Palliative Care, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital;

.  Michael Vetrano, Ph.D., Medicine in Contemporary Society, SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine.

           

Refreshments will be served at the beginning of the program.

The program will be taped by East Hampton Town’s LTV.

Questions can be answered at the League phone at 631-324-4637.

Details

Date:
November 13, 2017
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Parrish Memorial Hall at Southampton Hospital
Herrick Road & Lewis Street
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Website:
http://www.southamptonhospital.org/about/maps-directions/default.aspx