WHAT: An interfaith panel of nationally recognized clinical pastoral care experts will discuss
end-of-life care in various faith traditions.
Confirmed speakers include:
- The Reverend Mary Chang
Pastor, Lutheran Church of the Incarnation
- Father John Fraser, M. Div. MA
Roman Catholic Priest and a Funeral Director
- The Reverend Dale Irvin
President, New York Theological Seminary
- Dr. Uma V. Mysorekar
President, Hindu Temple Society of North America
WHERE: Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
1740 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461
Free and open to the public.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Doctors, nurses, social workers, chaplains/pastoral care providers in all settings, and other health care professionals.
Attendees will earn CEU continuing education credits. Breakfast/lunch will be provided;
kosher meals upon request. Seating is strictly limited.
Admission will be first come, first served.
FOR MORE INFO: Check the hospital website at (www.calvaryhospital.org)
You may call (718) 518-2173 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to download a copy of the registration brochure.
Calvary Hospital is the nation’s only fully accredited acute care specialty hospital devoted exclusively to providing palliative care to adult advanced cancer patients. A 225-bed facility with locations in the Bronx and Brooklyn, Calvary is the model for the relief of cancer pain and symptoms for more than a century. More than 6,000 patients are cared for annually by Calvary’s inpatient, outpatient, home, hospice, nursing home hospice, and wound care services. To learn more or sign up for the e-newsletter, Calvary Life, please go to www.calvaryhospital.org.