National Healthcare Decisions Day Event

Have you had the conversation?

The Tri-County Regional Ethics Committee (TREC) encourages you to celebrate National Healthcare Decisions Day and learn about the importance of timely conversations regarding Advance Directives. 

Join panelist Joseph A. Libby, MD, Medical Director of the Jefferson Health Elder Care Collaborative, Ana Maria Lopez, MD, MPH, MACP, FRCP, Medical Director, Medical Oncology and Chief of Cancer Services, Jefferson Health New Jersey, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and Gloria Jackson, DNP, AOCNP, ACHPN, Nurse Practitioner, Jefferson Health New Jersey, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, along with other local healthcare experts, to discuss the importance of having the conversation regarding Advance Directives while you are healthy before a crisis occurs. The risks of not having these documents in place will also be discussed.

Panel moderated by:  Marianne Kraemer, RN, MPA, Ed. M, CENP, CCRN-K

                                      AVP Quality and Safety

  • Enjoy FREE health screenings, nutrition tips, workshops with social workers and elder law attorneys on how to complete Advance Directives, senior service programs from Gloucester County, healthy snacks and more. 
  • Event is FREE and open to the public; masks are recommended, but optional.


Event Schedule

1:00 - 1:15pm       Welcome & Introductions

1:15 – 1:30pm      Ombudsman / Mayor’s Office Proclamation

1:30 – 2:00pm      Health Screenings / Vendor Fair

2:00 – 2:45pm      Attorney breakout session

2:45 – 3:30pm      Keynote Panel – Jefferson Health  

3:30 – 4:00pm      Health Screenings / Vendor Fair

The event will include: Health Screenings, Nutrition Tips, Elder Law Attorney discussion, Key Note Panel Presentation, and Refreshments


Wednesday, April 13

Time:1:00pm to 4:00pm
Kennedy Fitness - Sewell
405 Hurffville-Cross Keys Road
Sewell,New Jersey08080


RSVPs are preferred to NHDD Co-Chair Jeff Kleeman at 609-439-6255 or

Unlimited slots available