Tinley Tomes

June 8th,
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande
Myriad advances in medicine have resulted in vastly increased human longevity, sometimes to the detriment of actual quality of life. Through accounts of friends, family, and patients, medical doctor and author Gawande explores issues of meaning and control with which people in the waning years of their lives are confronted.

Age Group: 
Young Adult Program Room