Study group on End of Life: Medical and psychological perspectives
Participants are based in the fields of Medicine, Nursing, Social work, Public Health and Health Professions from different institutions around Israel, and work as nurses, palliative caregivers, physicians, psychologists, lawyers and social workers. The discussions focus on understanding end-of-life as a distinct stage and possibilities to improve the experience of people at that stage.
► Ms. Aleena Mescheriakov, Dilemmas regarding laws protecting the elderly and the appointment of legal guardians
► Prof. Mark Clarfield, Ethical Issues in End-of-Life Geriatric Care: The pproach of Three Monotheistic Religions-
Judaism, Catholicism, and Islam
► Dr. Daniel Azulay, Palliative sedation: not only a medical issue