This course is offered through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Colorado State University. You must be a member of Osher to enroll in this course.
Atul Gawande is a surgeon and best-selling author of several books. Being Mortal presents issues we all confront at the end of life and helps us identify what we want for ourselves and how to ensure not just a good death, but a good life.
The book is filled with stories of real people and real physicians and how they dealt with these issues. It is considered a "must read" by many physicians.
Noncredit courses do not produce academic credit nor appear on a Colorado State University academic transcript.