MCLE: Conversations About End of Life Issues

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MCLE: Conversations About End of Life Issues

May 23, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Free – $30.00

Presented by San Luis Obispo County Bar Association, Estates & Trust Section

Guest speakers:

Murat Akalin, MD

Dr. Murat Akalin earned his undergraduate degree from Johns Hopkins University, his Masters in Public Health and International Affairs from Columbia University, and his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. Dr. Akalin is double boarded in both Family Medicine and Psychiatry.

Kris Kington-Barker

Kris Kington-Barker is the Executive Director for Hospice of San Luis Obispo County and host for Central Coast Voices on KCBX Radio. She has over 40 years experience in healthcare from bedside care to hospital administration.

Subject: Conversations About End of Life Issues

Please join us for a discussion about medical and psychological end of life issues that all estate planning attorneys should understand.

Our speakers will offer insight into common concerns individuals with a terminal illness and their families face and the non-legal advice and support they need. Topics to be addressed will include:

  • 1. Helpful messages legal professionals can provide.
  • 2. Advanced Healthcare Directives – A Reflection of Values
  • 3. Hope vs. Planning – Are they mutually exclusive?
  • 4. Palliative Care, Medical and Non-Medical Hospice Support
Registration Fee Includes:
  • Lunch
  • Program materials will provided at the meeting
  • One (1.0) hour of total MCLE credit
The SLO County Bar Association is a California State Bar approved MCLE provider. This program qualifies for one (1.0) hour of MCLE credit.
*SLO County Judges, active and retired, are invited to attend this program without charge and can register on the link provided.


May 23, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Free – $30.00
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San Luis Obispo County Bar Association, Estates & Trust Section


San Luis Obispo Masonic Lodge
859 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 United States
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