Free Screening Launches Conversations on Living and Dying

From Extreme to Mainstream: Conversations on Living and Dying

Extremis – Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Tuesday, February 6 4:30 pm

Dr. Suzanne Anderson, MD, Medical Director, Hospicare and Palliative Care Services
Emilee Lawson-Hatch, Elder Law Attorney, Bousquet Holstein PLLC
Angela Mennitto, Hospicare Volunteer and Death Café Facilitator
Deb Traunstein, Palliative Care Social Worker, Cayuga Medical Center

Extremis is a powerful tool for both personal reflection and cultural transformation. This 2017 Academy Award-nominated film takes us to the front lines of a public health crisis that touches us all. Directed by Dan Krauss, Extremis follows patients and families grappling with the thorny decisions associated with serious illness. (

Additional events in the “From Extreme to Mainstream” series will be held throughout the community. For more information, visit the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute website.