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Sunday Forum: “Medical Aid in Dying: What is it and how does it work?”


2021-11-07 09:30 2021-11-07 10:30 America/New_York Sunday Forum: “Medical Aid in Dying: What is it and how does it work?”

Presented Chaplain Robert Drake Medical (or Physician) Aid in Dying is a process, legal in 10 US states and the District of Columbia in which a resident, competent, terminally ill adult may choose to receive and self-ingest a legally given prescription to end a life of intolerable terminal suffering. This presentation will discuss how the various state laws work as well as other end of life options. Presenter:  Robert Drake is ordained interfaith hospice and palliative care chaplain, eco-theologian, and national Medical Outreach Manager for Compassion & Choices, the nation’s largest and oldest non-profit organization dedicated to equity and access to quality end of life care.  Robert is a long-time Unitarian Universalist and pulpit speaker living in the state of Washington. Past faculty at the Graduate Theological Union and the Chaplaincy Institute, he now educates physicians, pharmacists, hospices and health systems on the processes, laws and policies of medical aid in dying. He has spoken on end of life issues nationally and internationally. Chaplain Drake holds masters degrees in Divinity and Conflict Resolution. What: Online Sunday Morning Forum When: Every Sunday, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Where: to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82371824544?pwd=dzVLbXQ3d2F3UVliVWJ3SEkvZmQ0Zz09. Meeting ID: 823 7182 4544 Password: 022509 One tap mobile: +13017158592,,82371824544#,,1#,022509# US (Germantown) +13126266799,,82371824544#,,1#,022509# US (Chicago) Dial by your location: +1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kew9IZ1L1d Piqued your interest?  Visit Adult RE and Sunday Morning Forum for more info!

GUEST SPEAKER CHAPLAIN ROBERT DRAKE. See Event Description for meeting logistics

Presented Chaplain Robert Drake

Medical (or Physician) Aid in Dying is a process, legal in 10 US states and the District of Columbia in which a resident, competent, terminally ill adult may choose to receive and self-ingest a legally given prescription to end a life of intolerable terminal suffering. This presentation will discuss how the various state laws work as well as other end of life options.

Presenter:  Robert Drake is ordained interfaith hospice and palliative care chaplain, eco-theologian, and national Medical Outreach Manager for Compassion & Choices, the nation’s largest and oldest non-profit organization dedicated to equity and access to quality end of life care.  Robert is a long-time Unitarian Universalist and pulpit speaker living in the state of Washington. Past faculty at the Graduate Theological Union and the Chaplaincy Institute, he now educates physicians, pharmacists, hospices and health systems on the processes, laws and policies of medical aid in dying. He has spoken on end of life issues nationally and internationally. Chaplain Drake holds masters degrees in Divinity and Conflict Resolution.


What: Online Sunday Morning Forum

When: Every Sunday, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Where: to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82371824544?pwd=dzVLbXQ3d2F3UVliVWJ3SEkvZmQ0Zz09.

Meeting ID: 823 7182 4544
Password: 022509

One tap mobile:
+13017158592,,82371824544#,,1#,022509# US (Germantown)
+13126266799,,82371824544#,,1#,022509# US (Chicago)

Dial by your location:
+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kew9IZ1L1d

Piqued your interest?  Visit Adult RE and Sunday Morning Forum for more info!

The Schedule

9:30 am - 9:45 am Chalice Lighting & Welcome
9:45 am - 10:30 am Presentation & Dialogue
10:30 am - 10:30 am Chalice Extinguishing