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To contact some of the healthcare professionals and institutions featured in ON OUR OWN TERMS, check the list below:

Program 1 I Program 2 I Program 3 I Program 4

To contact the patients and families featured in the series, write to:

Person's name
ON OUR OWN TERMS
c/o Public Affairs Television
825 Eighth Avenue
New York NY 10019



Program 1-Living with Dying

The Zen Hospice Project:
To volunteer:
Zuza Engler
Zen Hospice Center
273 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102-5616
www.zenhospice.org

To inquire about hospice services:
Silvia Wenger
Zen Hospice Center
273 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102-5616
www.zenhospice.org

To attend a program or
workshop at Zen
Hospice
write to:

David Grady
Zen Hospice Center
273 Page Street
San Francisco, CA 94102-5616
www.zenhospice.org


Dr. Pat Caralis
and Jacksonville Memorial
Hospital Physicians
Department of Veterans Affairs
Medical Center 1201 NW
16th Street (111)
Miami, FL 33125

Thomas Lynch
c/o W.W. Norton
500 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10110
thoslynch@aol.com

Dr. Sukie Miller
c/o Public Affairs Television, Inc.
825 Eighth Avenue
New York NY 10019
Ph: (707) 795-9465
sukie@msn.com

Dr. Mercedes Sandoval
Miami Dade Community College
Inter-American Campus
627 Southwest 27th Ave.
Miami FL 33135

Dr. Carlos Sandoval Sylvester
Comprehensive Cancer Center
1475 Northwest 12th Avenue
Suite 2090
Miami, FL 33136


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Program 2-A Different Kind of Care

Mt. Sinai Medical Center :

Inquire about establishing a Palliative care unit:
The Center to Advance Palliative Care
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1070
N.Y., N.Y. 10029-6574
www.capcmssm.org

For three weeks after the series
airs, you can also call:

Mt. Sinai School of Medicine (212) 241-6327




Dr. Greg Gramelspacher
Program in Medical Ethics
Indiana University School of Medicine
Wishard Memorial Hospital, M200
1001 W. 10th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Memorial Sloan Kettering:

For information about
palliative care and cancer:

Cancer Information Service at:
(800) 4Cancer

For referrals:
The Memorial Sloan-Kettering
Cancer Center's
Physician Referral Line:
(800) 525-2225

For more information about
Memorial Sloan-Kettering:

Department of Public Affairs
Memorial Sloan-Kettering
Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue
New York, N.Y. 10021
(212) 639-3573
www.mskcc.org
Phone calls are preferred



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Program 3-A Death of One's Own

Dr. Pierre Blanchard
Tri State Medical Clinic
2551 Greenwood - Suite 410
Shreveport, LA 71103
Dr. Nancy Crumpacker
c/o Public Affairs Television, Inc.
825 Eighth Avenue
New York NY 10019
Dr. Kevin Olson
Northwestern Cancer Specialists
19250 South West 65th Avenue
Suite 320
Tualatin, Oregon 97062
Dr. Carlos Gomez
University of Virginia
Health System
Palliative Care Program
P.O.Box 801454
Charlottesville, VA 22908




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Program 4-A Time to Change

Balm of Gilead
at Cooper Green Hospital:

Contact someone on the staff:
Balm of Gilead Project,
1515 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
www.gileadcenter.com
For referrals to the service:
Balm of Gilead Project,
1515 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
www.gileadcenter.com

Inquire about establishing
a Palliative care unit:

Center to Advance Palliative
care in Hospitals and
Health Systems
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Box 1070
New York, NY 10029
www.capcmssm.org



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