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Time=Lives Talk - Optimistically Approaching the Abyss

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
GH-Ballroom II-IV

Speaker


Janet Sollod, Pediatrician

How can the physician heal herself? As a pediatrician, Dr. Janet Sollod didn't often deal with end of life. But she was trained, like all other doctors, to keep people alive at all costs, while trying to do no harm. When she was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, this distinction came into focus. Trying to stay alive while facing mortality, she challenges you to think about your own life.