Not Dead Yet’s public presentations

Not Dead Yet leaders are invited to provide keynote speeches, plenary remarks, guest lectures and panel presentations at conferences, universities and public policy forums. They also provide workshops and exhibit booths at conferences and public events.

CT Developmental Disabilities Network Informational Forum on the Impact of Physician Assisted Suicide (10/18/13) (Video link, D Coleman remarks text, M Golden remarks text)

John Kelly:  Organizing a Disability Rights Campaign Against Assisted Suicide Laws: Coalition, Communication, and Consistency (July 26, 2013) (photo and text)

A Brief History of Not Dead Yet, presented via Skype at the annual conference of the National Council on Independent Living (7/26/13) (Video link, Text of Diane Coleman’s remarks)

Disability Perspectives on Public Policy In Advance Care Planning, Presentation made by Diane Coleman, JD, CEO, Not Dead Yet to the 3rd International Society of Advance Care Planning and End of Life care Conference (Plenary Session), May 31, 2012 Text of presentation | PowerPoint Presentation (PDF format)

A review of evidence supporting certain disability rights concerns about “end of life” advocacy, Workshop presentation made by Diane Coleman, JD, CEO, Not Dead Yet at the 3rd International Society of Advance Care Planning and End of Life care Conference (May 31, 2012) Text of presentation | PowerPoint Presentation (PDF format)

Futility judgments – some doctors think patients go too far Article based on remarks of Diane Coleman at the “Disability and Ethics Across the Life Cycle” bioethics conference (5/21/2010).