Actions and Detail Panel
Reel Aging Films | Being Mortal | with panel discussion on death & dying
Thu, 13 April 2017, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
FRONTLINE follows renowned New Yorker writer and Boston surgeon Atul Gawande as he explores the relationships doctors have with patients who are nearing the end of life. In conjunction with Gawande’s new book, Being Mortal, the film investigates the practice of caring for the dying, and shows how doctors — himself included — are often remarkably untrained, ill-suited and uncomfortable talking about chronic illness and death with their patients.
Panel Discussion to follow film screening - in conversation with: