Plenary Speakers include:
9.00am Prof Frits de Lange (Protestantse Theologische Universiteit), “The existential weight of ageing”
9.45am Prof Els van Wijngaarden (Universiteit Voor Humanistiek), “The dark side of ageing: lessons from older people who have a sense that their life is no longer worth living"
2.00pm Prof Farr A Curlin (Duke University), “Medicine and the art of dying well”
Featured presentations are scheduled to premiere throughout the day. Featured speakers include (alphabetical) Prof Joanna Collicutt (Oxford), Prof Lydica Dugdale (Columbia), Prof Katherine Froggatt (Lancaster, retired) and Prof Caroline Nicholson (Surrey), Dr Chris Gilleard (Bath/UCL), Dr Christine Lai (MBIT/HK Holy Spirit Seminary), Dr Michael Mawson (Charles Sturt), Dr Ashley Moyse (Oxford), Dr Seamus O'Mahony (UCC, retired), Prof Autumn Alcott Ridenour (Merrimack), Prof Tyler VanderWeele (Harvard), and Dr Christopher Wareham (Witwatersrand).