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Preparing for Death: Practical, ethical & Christian debate
28 January 2017, London
Join us at this ecumenical gathering for a day of conversation, reflection and debate organised by London Quakers with Cardiff University.
•Advance decisions ('Living Wills') – making end of life decisions for yourself
•Providing/Withdrawing medical treatment – making decisions for those who have lost the ability to decide for themselves
•Assisted dying – legal, social and theological perspectives
Speakers include: Revd Dr John Lampard (Methodist Church), Revd Professor Paul Badham (Dignity in Dying), Robert Preston (Living and Dying well), Usha Grieve (Compassion in Dying), Dr Eva Kalmus (GP-interface medicine), Dr Ben Wood (University of Chester), Professor Jenny Kitzinger (Cardiff University), Revd Fr Dr Trevor Welland (UCL).
This event is free and there will be a collection at the end of the conference day to cover costs (benchmark £10/£5).
This is one of a series of 'Christian Perspectives on death and dying' events that will be held across the UK. Follow us on Twitter @XNdying for information about the full range of events.
For more information contact:
Fred Ashmore (London Quakers)