THURSDAY LUNCHEON SPEAKER | 02-07-2019

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Jennifer Zitter -- Author of Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life

THURSDAY LUNCHEON SPEAKER

Thursday, February 7th, 2019 - 12:10pm to 1:30pm

Jessica Zitter, MD, MPH, practices ICU and Palliative Care at the county hospital in Oakland, California. She is the author of Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life. Her essays and articles have appeared in the New York Times, The Atlantic, the Huffington Post, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and other publications.  Her work is featured in the Oscar and Emmy-nominated short documentary, Extremis, now streaming on Netflix. She is a nationally recognized speaker on the topic of dying in America. Learn more about her work at jessicazitter.com.

Thursday
Feb 7, 2019
12:10PM to 1:30PM
1736 Franklin Street
California Ballroom (2nd floor)
Oakland, CA 94612

One block from the 19th Street BART station