RNAO Closing Keynote: End-of-Life Care: Voices and Perspectives

Sat, 2015-04-18 11:30 - 12:30
Hilton Toronto
145 Richmond Street West
About this Event:

The Supreme Court ruling to overturn the ban on assisted suicide has set the stage for an open and frank dialogue about end-of-life care. Hear from our panel of experts as we explore this important topic.

The panel includes:

  • Moderator: Carol Goar, Columnist at Toronto Star
  • Rahool Agarwal, Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Vanessa Burkoski, RN, BScN, MScN, DHA, President of RNAO
  • Lesley Hirst, RGN (UK), RN, MN, MSc, OCN, President Palliative Care Nurses Interest Group
  • Michelle O’Rourke, RN, MA, Member and Delegate of the Parish Nursing Interest Group, and Author
  • CCPA, Physician Assistant at Toronto East General Hospital, Widow of Dr. Don Low
  • Dr. Peter Van Bogaert, Professor, Division of Nursing and Midwifery Science, Antwerp University

This event will also be available live via webcast. For more information, read our resolution and backgrounder on end-of-life care.

Cost for Members: 
$0.00 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$0.00 CAD