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Calvary to host event on Palliative Care as Global Public Health Issue

Making Palliative Care a Global Public Health Imperative

Monday, October 22, 2018
6:00 to 9:30 pm
The Roosevelt Hotel
Madison Avenue by 45th Street
New York City

There is no fee to attend. ALL ARE WELCOME.

Keynote speaker will be: Lawrence O. Gostin, JD, University Professor, Georgetown Law; Founding O’Neill Chair in Global Health Law; Faculty Director, O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law; Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Center on National & Global Health Law.

Other speakers will include:

  • Christopher P. Comfort, Medical Director, Calvary Hospital
  • Bruce Jennings, Senior Fellow, Center for Humans and Nature, Adjunct Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University, Senior Advisor, the Hastings Center
  • Thomas Merrill, General Counsel, NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene
  • Mary Beth Quaranta Morrissey, PhD, MPH, JD President, Board and Chair, Advisory Board, Collaborative for Palliative Care Fellow, Global Healthcare Innovation Management Center, Fordham University Gabelli School of Business

To learn more or to RSVP by October 16, please visit education.calvaryhospital.org, or call 718-518-2285.