The following videos cover
a range of topics including
sanctity of life issues and
patient advocacy efforts.
THE DARK SIDE OF ORGAN DONATION
Michael Vacca, Director of Ministry, Bioethics, and Member Experience
Christ Medicus Foundation
Protect Life Until Death: The Untold Side Of Organ Donation And The Truth Behind Brain Death
Listen to Dr. Paul A. Byrne’s powerful presentation concerning the untold side of organ donation and brain death. For more information, click below to listen to the Question and Answer session which followed his presentation.
Dr. Byrne's Powerful Presentation
Q&A With Dr. Byrne
Code of Ethics for Healthcare Providers
EWTN Live - Joseph Eble
ETWN Live with Dr. Eble Fr. Mitch and Dr. Joseph Eble discuss whether or not people diagnosed as ‘braindead’ are in fact dead, and what implications that has with regard to treatment and possible organ donation.
Harvesting Organs And Cherishing Life
With Dr. Heidi Klessig
Listen to this powerful talk with Dr. Heidi Klessig and learn what every Christian needs to know about organ donation and procurement.
Redefining Death - When "Legally Dead" Is Not The Same As "Biologically Dead"
In 1981 a new definition of legal death was codified into United States law called the “Uniform Determination of Death Act”. For decades, it’s been both used and ignored by medical and academic circles in the practice of determining brain death. On July 26th 2023 a revised edition of the UDDA was brought before the Uniform Law Commission to align the law with current medical practice – which isn’t widely following the 1981 UDDA standards. Here’s what you need to know.
Patient Advocacy Seminar
As a relative, friend or volunteer, have you ever been called upon to support/advocate for a person in a healthcare setting? This patient advocacy video with HALO President, Julie Grimstad, will answer the most common questions when assisting those who are medically vulnerable.
Health Care Access And Advocacy
In this short video Alexandra Snyder from Life Legal Defense Foundation discusses the importance of patient advocates, especially during the unprecedented COVID crisis and also outlines the need for an advance health care directive.