Writer: Amy Couteé
CONTACT: DAVE PEDERSEN
283 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8032; fax (319) 335-8034
Interactive teleconference, "Who we are and how we grieve,"
offered in Iowa City
IOWA CITY, Iowa --Understanding the medical issues related to death
and grieving is the focus of an upcoming interactive teleconference at
the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC).
The teleconference, "Who we are and how we grieve," will be
held noon to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22. It can be viewed at Braley
Conference Room in the Pomerantz Family Pavilion at UIHC, at Mercy Medical
Plaza and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Iowa City.
The event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration by Thursday,
April 16, is recommended. Continuing education credits are available. For
more information and to register, call Mercy on Call at (800) 358-2767
Sponsors for the teleconference are Iowa City Hospice, Inc., Mercy Hospital,
the UI Cancer Center and the VA Medical Center.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all UI-sponsored
events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation
in order to participate in this program, please contact the UI Offices
of Continuing Education at (319) 335-8598.