Lupe-Fiasco-Remission-2014-1200x1200 Remission by Lupe Fiasco A rap narrative of struggles with cancer. Poetry - alive and well!
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJune 20, 2015Topics: / / Keywords: / / / /
New York Times Getting Grief Right by Patrick O'Malley Common knowledge is that people go through stages of grief - progressing from one to the next. Not only is this an oversimplification, but providers' assumption that this is how grief "should" be processed may cause our patients harm.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJune 10, 2015Topics: / / / Keywords: / / / /
Radiolab Radiolab presents: Worth What is the value of one year of life?
Contributor: kaelsenerMay 12, 2015Topics: / / / / Keywords: / / / / /
Washington-Post A Doctor Discovers an Important Question Patients Should be Asked by Mitch Kaminski A doctor works to understand patient's goals at the end of life. A look at how a family practice physician overcame the challenges of addressing end of life issues and broaching hospice care with individuals at the end of their life.
Contributor: ebernsteinMarch 15, 2015Topics: / / / / Keywords: / / / /
The Journal of the American Medical Association Learning Not to Move Forward by Sameer Vohra In the hectic world of healthcare, sometimes the greatest lesson is not how to move forward, but instead, how to pause and be in the moment. Note: Requires JAMA subscription; Can typically access through your library or an on-campus IP address.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinFebruary 3, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / /
YouTube Wit by Margaret Edson A powerful investigation into the aspects of life that make it worth living, the nuances of relationships and how one’s approach to life and death can change throughout the process of “living out” one’s end.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJanuary 31, 2015Topics: / / / Keywords: / / / / / / / /
NY_Mag_com_lockup The Day I Started Lying to Ruth by Peter B. Bach An oncologist’s account of losing his wife to cancer. An intimate look at how healthcare, relationships, personal desires, expectations, and promises all intersect and influence our lives.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinJanuary 31, 2015Topics: / / Keywords: / / / / / / / /
Death Over Dinner Death Over Dinner How we want to die represents the most important and costly conversation America isn’t having. In response, The Conversation Project has gathered dozens of healthcare and wellness leaders to cast an unflinching eye at end of life, and has created an uplifting interactive adventure that transforms this seemingly difficult conversation into one of deep engagement, insight and empowerment.
Contributor: AdminJanuary 8, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / / / / /
TEDx We Need a Heroic Narrative for Death by Amanda Bennett A powerful talk arguing that having hope for a happy ending of a loved one’s life does not warrant a diagnosis of “denial.” A call to match the heroic narratives we have in life with a heroic narrative for death.
Contributor: AdminJanuary 8, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / / / / / / / / /