Advanced Care Planning (ACP) – communicating end of life choices in advance

submitted by: mdanderson
Download from iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/itunes-u/advanced-care-planning-acp/id431848... . Advanced care planning is not about giving up, emphasizes Katherine Pisters, M.D., professor in Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, and Donna Zhukovsky, M.D., professor in Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology, both at MD Anderson Cancer Center. Rather, it’s a way for cancer patients to tell their loved ones what’s important to them as they approach the end of life. MD...

Country Perspectives: Agricultural Cooperatives in Japan

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of His Excellency Toshinao Urabe, Japan Ambassador to the Philippines during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012, UP Los Baños, Philippines

Supporting the Philippine Cooperative Movement

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of Hon. Former Senator and Philippine Cooperative Center Chair Emeritus Agapito Aquino during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012, UP Los Baños, Philippines

Supporting UPLB and the Coop Movement

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of Honorable Former Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012, UP Los Baños, Philippines

On Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Message-Speech of Honorable Secretary Gregory L. Domingo of the Philippine Department of Trade and Industry for His Excellency President Benigno S. Aquino III during the International Conference on "Cooperative Enterprises: Key to Sustainable Economic and Social Progress," November 8-10, 2012

The Changing Energy Mix

submitted by: RASEIBoulder
Summary: Transitioning to a sustainable low-carbon energy system poses one of the great challenges of the 21st century. The Energy Innovation Series brings leaders from government, law, finance, industry, and academia to discuss key aspects of this challenge and some of the innovative approaches and solutions being fashioned across a range of sectors. During academic year 2012-13, the series will focus on the changing energy mix in the United States and abroad, the implications of shale gas...