Sanford School of Medicine LifeCircle South Dakota

Speakers Bureau


Speakers are available throughout the state to address your organization about palliative care, hospice and end-of-life topics. Groups who are looking for a speaker should take into consideration that speakers will require at least one month's notice, an honorarium and travel costs unless other arrangements are made with the individual.

Location of Regional Speakers
Beresford, Brookings, Canton, Flandreau, Freeman, Hendricks, Minn., Madison, Pierre, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, Sturgis, Vermillion, Watertown, Yankton

Suggested Topics

  • Advance Directives
  • Artificial Nutrition & Hydration
  • Bereavement¬†
  • Brokering Community Services
  • Caring for the Caregiver
  • Comfort One (SD. Legislation)
  • Community Engagement
  • Constipation
  • Cultural Competence/Sensitivity
  • Dementia
  • Ethical Issues
  • Family Dynamics at End-of-Life
  • Hospice Care
  • Legal Issues at End of Life
  • Marketing/Advertising
  • Native American Perspectives
  • Nausea
  • Non-Pain Symptom Management
  • Nursing Home Hospice Care
  • Pain Control
  • Palliative Care Education
  • Proactive Care w/Telemonitoring
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Spiritual Issues
  • Stories from Hospice Clients
  • Team Building
  • VA Services
  • Working with Volunteers