2019 Palliative Care ​Month Events

Schedule of Events for National Hospice & Palliative Care Month 

Events Open to the Public

Saturday, Oct. 26
10 am - 12 pm Pansy Planting at St. John Paul II Dwelling for the Dying, 4311 S. Eastern Ave, Moore, OK. Contact Sr. Maria of the Trinity at 405-778-1107 for more information
 
Tuesday, Oct. 29
3 - 5pm Book Signing for Dr. Sunita Puri’s book That Good Night at Samis Education Center Rainboldt Auditorium
 
Interweaving evocative stories of Puri’s family and the patients she cares for, That Good Night is a stunning meditation on impermanence and the role of medicine in helping us to live and die well, arming readers with information that will transform how we communicate with our doctors about what matters most to us.
 
Thursday, Oct. 31
12 - 1pm, Death Café, Stephenson Cancer Center, 5th floor conference room 5058
 
Death Café
-Group directed discussion of death
-No agenda, objectives or themes
-Discussion group rather than a grief support or counseling session
-To increase awareness of death -To help people make the most of their (finite) lives

Events for Healthcare Providers

Tuesday, Oct. 29
12:15 - 1:15pm Internal/Family Medicine Grand Rounds – Dr. Sunita Puri –Samis Education Center Auditorium
 
Wednesday, Oct. 30
12 – 1 pm Screening End Game, 3rd floor conference room, Samis Education Center
 
End Game weaves together three stories of visionary medical providers who practice on the cutting edge of life and death, helping to change the way we think about both.
 
Friday, Nov. 1
8 am - 4 pm  2019 Palliative Care Summit, Samis Education Center Auditorium
Register for the Summit and Palliative Care Month events here