Archive for October 8th, 2008

A Night to Remember at the Continuum Center

October 8, 2008

sixty-seconds-coverWhat a great evening of storytelling and lively conversation at the Continuum Center in Minneapolis on Wednesday, October 1! There were close to 100 people in the audience to hear six of the contributors to my book, Sixty Seconds: One Moment Changes Everything.

I spoke for a few minutes to open the evening, then introduced each of the speakers, who shared their stories and insights. Click here to watch separate videos of each speaker’s presentation.

Here is each speaker’s bio and story description:

Dr. Janis Amatuzio

Dr. Janis Amatuzio

STORY: Author and coroner DR. JANIS AMATUZIO is forever changed by an eyewitness account of life after death in the quiet predawn hours during her hospital internship.
BIO: Known as the “compassionate coroner,” Dr. Amatuzio writes and speaks about her personal experiences and insights regarding life after death and how to apply those lessons to live a richer, more rewarding life. She is a board-certified forensic pathologist and Chief Medical Examiner of Minnesota’s Anoka County system. Midwest Forensic Pathology, the company she founded, provides private autopsy services to numerous counties in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Her books, Forever Ours and Beyond Knowing, feature heartfelt stories of otherworldly experiences from patients transitioning between life and death, their grieving (more…)