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About Dr. Robert Orr: Dr. Orr received his M.D.,C.M. from McGill University in 1966, did residency training in family medicine, and practiced in Vermont for 18 years. Since completing a fellowship in Clinical Ethics at the University of Chicago, he has taught clinical ethics and directed ethics consultation services at Loma Linda University School of Medicine and at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. He lectures widely and has co-authored or co-edited 6 books, 11 book chapters, and over 150 articles on ethics, ethics consultation, and end-of-life care. His awards include the Vermont Family Doctor of the Year (1989), the Isaac Hayes and John Bell Award for Leadership in Medical Ethics and Professionalism (AMA, 1999), Scholar in Residence at the Kilns (CS Lewis Foundation, 2006) and the Servant of Christ Award (Christian Medical and Dental Associations, 2009).