Do No Harm Series

Conference for Healthcare and Legal Professionals


2017 Do No Harm Conference

Tentative Agenda

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM Opening Remarks
8:15 AM Ethical Decision in Neonatal Life presented by Roy Heyne, M.D.
9:15 AM Understanding Palliative Care Options presented by Sr. Suzanne Gross, F.S.E.
10:15 AM Break
10:30 AM National Public Policy Battles surrounding End-of-Life Decisions presented by Greg Schleppenbach
11:30 AM Artificial Hydration and Nutrition and Spiritual Care for Patient and Care-givers presented by Most Reverend MIchael Olson, S.T.D., M.A.
12:30 PM Lunch
1:15 PM Care and Treatment Decisions for Compromised Patients or Patients at the End of Life presented by Fr. Tad Pacholczyk, Ph.D.
2:15 PM Break
2:30 PM Preparing Advanced Directives and Other Legal Documents for the End of Life - presented by Ellen Dorn, Esq.
3:30 PM Organ Donation: Bioethical and Metaphysical Concerns presented by Catherine Nolan, PhD
4:30 PM Closing Remarks
4:40 PM Dismissal


Continuing education credits pending