Past Webinars

Advance care planning: Conversations and considerations — April 17, 2018

Getting in the right frame of mind to begin advance care planning. Choosing a substitute decision-maker. Understanding the cultural aspects of dying. Having conversations with others about your end-of-life plans.

These were among the topics covered in “Advance Care Planning: Conversations and Considerations,” a April 17, 2018 webinar hosted by Dying With Dignity Canada.

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Journeys with choice: Four Canadians share their experiences with assisted dying — Nov. 27, 2017

What is it like to have a loved one access their right to a peaceful death? It’s a delicate question, one that relatively few Canadians are equipped to answer.

Four Canadians who supported a loved one through a MAID journey shared their personal stories as part of a Nov. 27, 2017 webinar hosted by Dying With Dignity Canada.

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Ask a clinician: Q&A on MAID, advance care planning and your rights as a patient — May 30, 2017

We at Dying With Dignity Canada are intimately aware that our supporters have many questions about the on-the-ground experiences of assisted dying providers and how Canadians can best inform themselves about their end-of-life options.  

To respond to this need, we held our first-ever “Ask a Clinician” webinar on May 30, 2017. In this fascinating Q&A session, two pioneering doctors in the field of medical assistance in dying (MAID), Ontario’s Dr. Chantal Perrot and B.C.’s Dr. Jonathan Reggler, answered viewer questions on what it's like to provide assisted dying and how best to plan for a peaceful death. 

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