Monthly Archives: March 2016

Ep. 31 March End of Month Update on the End-of-Life with Dr. Karen Wyatt

Dr. Karen Wyatt discusses what’s new and noteworthy in the end-of-life arena this month: Medscape article reveals that 1/3 of all people in the US with advance directives actually request more┬ámedical intervention at the end-of-life, rather than choosing to limit … Continue reading

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Ep. 30 Prison Terminal: A Film About Hospice in Prisons with Edgar Barens

Dr. Karen Wyatt interviews Edgar Barens who is the director of the documentary film “Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall.” The film focuses on hospice care┬ábeing offered to a dying inmate at the Iowa State Penitentiary, where … Continue reading

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Ep. 29 How to Start a Death Cafe with Betsy Trapasso

Learn all about the rapidly growing, grassroots movement of the Death Cafe from Betsy Trapasso who has been hosting cafes in Los Angeles for the past 3 years. Betsy will share stories from her own experiences with Death Cafe Los … Continue reading

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Ep. 28 Action Steps for Improving End-of-Life Care in Your Community with Karen Wyatt MD

Click here to get the handout for this talk! Today Dr. Karen Wyatt discusses several “Action Steps” you can take in your own community to help improve end-of-life care. Change begins with the individual and if you want to ensure … Continue reading

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