Reclaiming The End of Life As a Human Experience

2017 ⸱ 

BJ Miller, MD


Palliative care physician and author BJ Miller measures the quality of end of life care by how much room it allows for beauty and joy. Informed by his own lived experience, BJ is at the vanguard of the movement to make ending well a measure of living well for all.

About the speaker(s)

A leading voice in reimagining the end of life experience, BJ Miller, MD is a palliative care physician at University of California, San Francisco and former Executive Director of Zen Hospice Project. He is a powerful advocate for the role of our senses, community and presence in delivering palliative care and for ushering in a new perspective on living with death. His TED Talk, What Really Matters at the End of Life, became one of TED’s Top 15 Most Viewed Talks of 2015 in only three months and has generated more than 6 million views.

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