Dr. Marcel Boisvert

Dr. Marcel Boisvert, MSc MD, is a retired palliative-care physician from Montreal’s Royal Victoria Hospital. 

Dr. Boisvert has long been a staunch supporter of euthanasia and the right to die. He has been closely involved in the introduction of dying with dignity legislation in Quebec.  He explains his views in Canadian Family Physician.


Dying, like living, must be one’s respected private domain.