Free Screening Nov. 9 of "Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare"

"Escape Fire" movie posterYou're invited to a free screening of the award-winning documentary Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare at 9 p.m. November 9, 2012.

Bastyr University California is co-sponsoring the event at Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa's Atrium Room, 3999 Mission Boulevard in San Diego. The screening will be followed by a panel of health care professionals discussing the documentary.

Escape Fire offers an in-depth exploration of contemporary American medicine. The documentary engages the viewer and offers promising efforts to heal an ineffective system — including a stronger focus on the incorporation of integrative medicine, preventive self-care, and working together from all walks of medicine to put more "care" back into health care.

For more information about the film or to watch a trailer, go to

Posted by Mai Ling Slaughter on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 3:22pm
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The Bastyr University Center for Health Policy and Leadership (CHPL) is a nonpartisan, University-based center dedicated to advancing the understanding of health policy and leadership issues. The Center:

  • Creates on-campus and external opportunities for participation in "essential, generative conversations."
  • Hosts prominent scholars and health practitioners in discussion-oriented events.
  • Provides a forum for scholarly research on health policy and leadership issues.
  • Encourages citizens to actively participate in public affairs through experiential programs.