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5:30 pm In Support of Dying Well: Good Medicine for Those with Advanced Illness at the End of Life

Vanderbilt University

Light Hall Room 512

5:30 pm

A lecture by Dr. Farr Curlin (Duke University)

Free and open to the public

Speaker Bio:

Farr Curlin is Josiah C. Trent Professor of Medical Humanities and Co-Director of the Theology, Medicine, and Culture Initiative (TMC) at Duke University. Dr. Curlin’s ethics scholarship takes up moral questions that are raised by religion-associated differences in physicians’ practices. He is an active palliative medicine physician and holds appointments in both the School of Medicine and the Divinity School, where he is working with colleagues to develop a new interdisciplinary community of scholarship and training focused on the intersection of theology, medicine, and culture.

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