Welcome to Talking Matters, a blog featuring updates, stories, and interviews from The Conversation Project. Check back each week for a new post!

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For this week’s Talking Matter’s blog post we bring you a special Q&A video featuring Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist and founder of The Conversation Project, Ellen Goodman. We sat down with Ellen to have her…

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A few months ago, a Twitter follower asked us for recommendations on books about death and end-of-life care. The search for great recommendations led us to some tremendous reads that we’ve compiled here to share…

The Doctor and The Jazz Singer
Posted on 02/02/2016

What can a doctor do when there is “nothing left to do?”  At the end of Dolly Baker’s life, one doctor asked a question that made all the difference to her, to her care providers…