The panel will offer insights into the implementation of MAID (medical assistance in dying) in Ottawa. Topics will include the challenges faced by the medical community and individuals requesting MAID; the limitations current legislation places on access to MAID; and the opportunities to provide effective access to this end-of-life choice.
The panelists will respond to questions following their comments.
Dr. Viren Naik- Professor of Anesthesiology, The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa
The Honourable Serge Joyal- Senate of Canada, Jurist and Constitutional Lawyer
Dr. Thomas Foreman- Director, Champlain Centre for Health-Care Ethics
Free to all wishing to attend.
Organized by the University of Ottawa Chapter of DWDC.
57 Louis-Pasteur Private
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
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