Steinhauser Examines End-of-Life Issues at Denison
Date of Event: April 1, 2008
Posted: March 23, 2008 / Last Updated: March 26, 2008
Karen E. Steinhauser, assistant professor of medicine at Duke University, will lecture on “Evolution in End-of-Life Care: Is Healthcare Becoming More Holistic?” at 8 p.m., on Tuesday, April 1, in Higley Auditorium (100 Ridge Road). The lecture is sponsored by the sociology/anthropology department and is free and open to the public.
Steinhauser, who received her doctorate at Duke University, researches the quality of life for patients and their families at the end of life. She is health scientist with the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care at the Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in Durham, N.C.
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CALENDAR LISTING: Denison University, Granville — Karen Steinhauser assistant professor of medicine at Duke University, will lecture on “Evolution in End-of-Life Care: Is Healthcare Becoming More Holistic?” at 8 p.m. on Tues., April 1, in Higley Auditorium (100 Ridge Road). Free and open to the public. Call 740-587-6426 to confirm information.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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