Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration


The final part in our four-part Defying Despair series, this webinar discussed ongoing efforts to increase access to evidence-based treatment for opioid use disorder and guide people on a path to recovery.

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Can Our Health Care System Provide a 'Good Death'?

September 29, 2016 | 09:00 AM
10:00 AM ET

At the end of life, many Americans face extensive life-prolonging treatments, often without having had the advanced planning and conversations necessary to understand the patient’s wishes. This webinar hosted by USC Annenberg’s Center for Health Journalism with support from NIHCM Foundation, examined the issues around end-of-life care as well as insights for journalists on spurring more conversations about how we approach death in America.

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Leonard Schaeffer
University of Southern California
Ann Neumann
New York University