Planning a Compassionate Death - Northbrook, IL
Northbrook Library

Please join us for a fascinating and informative presentation anddiscussion.

This event will feature JEREMY TOPIN, M.D., a famous Chicago-areaphysician who writes extensively on end-of-life issues; EILEENCONSIDINE-BOGGINS, from the prominent Chicago-area hospice andpalliative care institution JourneyCare, and AMY SHERMAN, Regional Campaign Manager for Compassion & Choices.

It’s all about having a peaceful death, a death in which suffering isminimized, a death which is truly compassionate.  Ms. Considine-Bogginswill discuss palliative care and hospice, and Ms. Sherman will talkabout medical aid in dying. Dr. Topin will bring it all together,speaking about his experiences as a physician in end of life situationswith patients and family members.

Check out Dr. Topin’s entry at Northwest Pulmonary Associates, hiswebpage and blog at and his writings on the famouswebpage at

JourneyCare’s website at is also highlyrecommended.

Ms. Sherman will be speaking on behalf of the Illinois End of LifeOptions Coalition, a project of the national group Compassion & Choices,the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois, and Final OptionsIllinois.

Sponsored by the Northbrook Public Library and the Northbrook YMCA. Admission free, please come on out for what is sure to be a vitallyimportant discussion.

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
1201 Cedar Ln
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States

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