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NYU Langone Medical Center - Alumni Hall A
Countertransferences to Patients Facing Death, Reflections on Death Anxiety
Lecturer: Norman Straker, M.D.
Introduction: Henry Nunberg, M.D.
This talk will document the negative consequences of the avoidance of facing death by patients, doctors and psychoanalysts. It will specifically address remedies for psychoanalytic intervention for an ever increasing population of cancer patients who will benefit greatly by a psychoanalytic treatment.
Norman Straker, MD: DLFAPA, Clinical Professor Weill Cornell College Of Medicine, Consultant Memorial Sloan Kettering, Faculty New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute.