4th Annual Great Lakes Bay Collaborative Health Care Ethics Conference

Ethical Dilemmas in End-of-Live Decisions:  Too Much, Too Little, Too Late

The following was the conference itinerary for Sept. 13, 2013. All events took place at the Alan W. Ott Auditorium at Saginaw Valley State University.

Conference Highlights

Time Workshop Title Speaker
7:40 a.m. On-site registration begins  
8 a.m. Introductions  Drew Hinderer, PhD
8:10 a.m.

Keynote Speaker:

Conversations that are Too Little Too Late:  Lessons Learned in Making Advance Care Planning Work

Jane L. Dinnen, R.N.

Advance Care Planning Coordinator, Munson Healthcare; Consultant to Respecting Choices

9:45 a.m.

Choosing Wisely:  Ehtical Principles and Undesirable Alternatives

James Hitt, PhD

SVSU Department of Philosophy; Bioethics Consultant

10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Panel Discussion with Great Lakes Bay Health Professionals and Speakers

Margaret Abbenante, LMSW (Veterans Administration)

Kathy Coon, RN (Covenant HealthCare)

Wayne Hales, JD (Veterans Administration)

Andrea Muladore, LMSW (SVSU)

Michael Parmer, DO (McLaren Health Care)