Dying With Dignity Edmonton are hosting an event of interest to many of our members, with discussions surrounding the new legislation and how there is still work to be done. Join us there!
Medical Assistance in Dying: An Alberta Perspective
An informative discussion on the implementation, challenges and future implications of Canada’s new assisted dying law.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Presentation and Q & A: 7 p.m. to 9 pm.
**Strathcona Community Centre, 401 Festival Lane, Sherwood Park**
RSVP (preferred) to Val at firstname.lastname@example.org 780-458-9208. Suggested donation of $10 at the door.
Speakers will include:
Dr. Michael Caffaro, Assistant Registrar (Professional Conduct),
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
Shanaaz Gokool, CEO, Dying With Diginity Canada
Dr. Own Heisler Vice President (Medicine), Covenant Health
The Hon. Brandy Payne, Alberta’s Associate Minister of Health
Lisa Peters-Schmidt Edmonton Chapter Member, Dying With Dignity Canada
Dr. James Silvius, Medical Director of Community, Seniors, Addictions and Mental Health, Alberta Health Services
Moderator: Rev. Brian Kiely