Saturday, October 17, 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Please join us on
Sat. Oct. 17
from 9:00 to noon
for a free conference on physician-assisted suicide in light of Church teaching on end-of-life issues. “Death with REAL Dignity: Physician-assisted suicide is not the answer” is sponsored by the Witness for Life Committee and will be held at the Hagan Center at Assumption College. Speakers include Most Reverend Robert J. McManus, Bishop of Worcester, who will speak on “Faith and Reason in Service to the Sick and Dying”, and Fr. Myles N. Sheehan, SJ, MD, whose topic will be “Facing the End of Life: Recovering Our Catholic Traditions”. A panel discussion/Q&A will be included. Continuing education credits for doctors, nurses, social workers, and chaplains are pending. Pre-registration is recommended to secure your space. Register on-line at
or call 508-791-5421 for more information.