Dr. Thomas McGovern
Dr. Thomas McGovern
A Mass for health care professionals is set for Saturday, Oct. 28, at 5:30 p.m. at St. Mary Cathedral, 1716 NW Davis Street in Portland. Archbishop Alexander Sample will preside.

After the Mass, the Portland Guild of the Catholic Medical Association holds a 7:30 p.m. dinner with the archbishop at the Multnomah Athletic Club. The dinner will feature a talk by Dr. Thomas McGovern entitled “Suffering: What I wish I had learned in medical school.”