Dr. Andrew Weil discusses integrative approaches to end-of-life care Friday, Nov. 13, at the Tucson Convention Center as part of the annual End-of-Life Community Conference hosted by TMC Hospice, Casa de la Luz Foundation and Carondelet Hospice & Palliative Care.
During this day of insight, speakers and attendees will expore new facets of care and compassion at the end of life. Keynote speaker Weil is a world-renowned leader and pioneer in the field of integrative medicine, a healing-oriented approach to health care, which encompasses body, mind and spirit. As founder and director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, he also holds the Lovell-Jones Endowed Chair in Integrative Rheumatology and is Clinical Professor of Medicine and Professor of Public Health.
Other topics include:
• Healthy Living Through the End of Our Lives with James Nicolai, M.D., Casa de la Luz Hospice
• End-of-Life Through the Eyes of an ER Doctor: A Personal Journey and Perspective with Alan Molk, M.D.
• Through the Rabbit Hole: Seeing Death Through the Lens of Alice, Mystics and Indigenous Teachers with Pamela Hale, M.A.
Closing Plenary: Compassion, the Caregiver and the Clinician with Mary Frances O’Connor, Ph.D., UA Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology & Psychiatry
This conference is hosted by TMC Hospice, Casa de la Luz Foundation and Carondelet Hospice & Palliative Care
Special thanks to our conference sponsors:
- The Connie Hillman Family Foundation
- Arlene Gerety
Special thanks to our lunch sponsor: