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Living the Final Chapter

A Symposium for Compassionate Care for Persons at the End of Life

Le Moyne College
Thursday, March 10, 2016
7:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

You are also invited to join us for a special Dinner Presentation on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

Scott Simon, one of America's most admired writers and broadcasters, will discuss his latest book Unforgettable. Keynote Speakers:

  • Robert Wicks, PhD, Author, Riding the Dragon: Strengthening Your Inner Life in Challenging Times

  • R. Ann Fitzgerald Ober, RN, PhD, Author, The Healing Potential Within Conversation

Who should attend?

Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Health Aides, Physicians, Social Workers, Grief Counselors, Therapists, Long-term Care Administrators, Pharmacists, Pastoral Care Providers, and anyone involved in providing end of life care.

Continuing education credits have been approved for licensed masters social workers (LMSW).

Breakout Sessions Including:

  • Spiritual Care
  • Planning Considerations
  • Social Hospice Model

Questions? Contact


There are scholarships available for attendees. If you are interested in obtaining a scholarship, please fill out an application and email completed form to or mail to:
Living the Final Chapter Symposium, c/o Francis House
108 Michaels Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13208.
Click here for Symposium Scholarship Form

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