Upcoming Friends at the End events

One of Humanist Society Scotland’s partners in the Assisted Dying Coalition, Friends at the End have a number of upcoming events in Scotland that members may be interested in. Please see below details of upcoming events.

Edinburgh Local Group Meeting
Tuesday 3rd September
A screening of the documentary ‘Island’
Wine reception and appetizers
New Club, 86 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2BB

Cross Party Group End of Life Choices
Tuesday 10th September
Speakers: DrMehrunisha Suleman is a research associate at the HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge. Her research involves an analysis of the experiences of end of life care (EOLC) services in the UK, from Muslim perspectives.
Henry Marsh,Neurosurgeon and bestselling author.
18:00, refreshments provided
Adam Smith Room (CR5)
Scottish Parliament, Holyrood Road,
Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

Dunfermline Local Group Meeting
Wednesday 11th September
A screening of the documentary ‘Island’
18:00-20:00, refreshments provided
The Monarch
43-47 James St, Dunfermline KY12 7QE

Glasgow Local Group Meeting
Saturday 14th September
A talk by Sheri Mila Gerson. Sheri has worked with the University of Glasgow End of Life Studies Group as a Research Associate since May 2018 focused on research related to death cafes, global end of life issues, palliative care and assisted dying.
11:00-13:00, refreshments provided
Renfield Centre, Milton Room,
260 Bath Street Glasgow G2 4JP

Dundee Local Group Meeting
Friday 20th September
Local group chat with short presentation from Linda Sterry from Funeral Link.
10:30-12:30, refreshments provided
Number Ten, Constitution Street, Dundee.

Cross Party Group End of Life Choices AGM
Wednesday 13rd November
Speakers: Dr Ben Colburn, Philosophy Lecturer and author Autonomy & Liberalism
Dr Ellen Wiebe, Dying with Dignity Canada
18:00, refreshments provided
James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4),
Scottish Parliament, Holyrood Road,
Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

Edinburgh Local Group Meeting
Tuesday 5th November
To absent friends and world right to die week.
Time and venue TBC

Dunfermline Local Group Meeting
Thursday 7th November
A talk by Dr Ben Colburn
Venue TBC.

Saturday 16th November
A talk by Dr Ellen Wiebe from Dying with Dignity Canada
Public event 11-1, AGM 2-4, lunch provided
The Western Club
32 Royal Exchange Square
Glasgow, G1 3AB

You can find out more about Friends at the End from their website: www.friends-at-the-end.org.uk


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