Neighborhood and Community Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION:

703-324-4600
TTY 711

12011 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035

Chris Leonard,
Director

"Being Mortal" - Free Virtual Panel Discussion

5/27/2020 2:00 pm to 5/27/2020 3:00 pm

Event Description

Please join us on Wednesday, May 27, from 2-3 p.m. for a virtual panel discussion of "Being Mortal," a FRONTLINE documentary based on Dr. Atul Gawande’s bestselling book. Our panel discussion will explore the hopes of patients who are at the end-of-life, and what matters the most to them and their family caregivers who are faced with difficult medical decisions. 

The panel will include: 
Barrie Conway, LCSW, Capital Caring
Ray Jay Garcia, MD, Capital Caring
Cary Johnson, Chaplain, Capital Caring
David Markovich, Gerontologist, Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation 

The documentary will not be shown during the presentation. A link to the film will be emailed out to all registrants to view prior to the discussion. 

This event is being hosted by the Fairfax Area Agency on Aging. Registration is required. 

Registration: Being Mortal Virtual Panel

Fairfax Virtual Assistant