Norman Central ► Big Read Book Discussion

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Norman Public Library Central
Room A/B , Nor

Event Details

Join us as we discuss the PLS Big Read selection Being Mortal by Atul Gawande. In his book, Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families of the terminally ill.  Free copies of the book are available while supplies last. 
This discussion will be led by Annette Prince, J.D., LCSW, MA Bioethics & Health Policy is Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She is a national lecturer on Health Law and Ethics for Professional Educational Systems, Inc.


Event Type(s): Big Read, Book Discussion
Age Group(s): Adult
Information Services