Speaker Date Topic
Gurprett Dhillon, PeaceHealth - Cancer Center Oct 22, 2018
Developing an Outpatient Palliative Care Program in Whatcom County
Developing an Outpatient Palliative Care Program in Whatcom County

Gurpreet Dhillon, PeaceHealth, director of service lines, Cancer Center, Palliative Care, and Hospice, will share updates in the ever-growing range of services in cancer, palliative and hospice care in our community; critically ill patients can live longer and better when Advance Care Planning is addressed. He will report on the $2.5 million campaign drive to develop an outpatient palliative care program in Whatcom County.

Jack Lee, Patient Ambassador Oct 29, 2018
Death in America gets a Bum Rap
Death in America gets a Bum Rap

Jack Lee, an 89-YO widower, is a volunteer Patient Ambassador at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, where he offers joy, warmth, humor and MUSIC to those in rehab and recovery. Jack believes death in America gets a bum rap. Accepting death's inevitability, lets us sort out the significant from the trivial, the spiritual from the material, to better focus on the brief time we have to live and to love. To life! He served as vice president and public relations chairman of Compassion in Dying of Washington. 

Barry M. Meyers, Certified Elder Law Attorney Nov 05, 2018
Estate and Incapacity Planning
Estate and Incapacity Planning

Barry M. Meyers, CELA (certified elder law attorney), explains legal services available to elders and their families, including estate and incapacity planning. Law practices now encompass an array of planning, advocacy, counseling and education for clients dealing with challenges of aging, disability, illness or death of a loved one. 

Holiday - Veteran's Day Nov 12, 2018
Hart Hodges - WWU Professor and owner of Waycross Nov 19, 2018
Economic State of the County and the data on our thriving local economy
Exchange Student Presentations Nov 26, 2018
By Carla and Rumbi
Sherie Kahn & Whatcom Chorale Dec 17, 2018
Holiday - Christmas Holiday Dec 24, 2018
Holiday - New Years Holiday Dec 31, 2018
Holiday - Martin Luther King Day Jan 21, 2019
Holiday - President's Day Feb 18, 2019