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10 Things to Know About MAID in Canada

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On January 13, join the Dying With Dignity Canada team and Jocelyn Downie for 10 things to know about MAID in Canada — completely free of charge.

Speaker:

Jocelyn Downie is a University Research Professor in the Faculties of Law and Medicine at Dalhousie University. Her work on end-of-life law and policy includes: Special Advisor to the Canadian Senate Committee on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide; author of “Dying Justice: A Case for the Decriminalizing Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide in Canada”; and member of the Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel on End-of-Life Decision-Making, the plaintiffs’ legal team in Carter v. Canada (Attorney General), the Provincial-Territorial Expert Advisory Group on Physician-Assisted Dying, and the Canadian Council of Academies Expert Panel on Medical Assistance in Dying. She was named a member of the Order of Canada in part in recognition of her work advocating for high-quality, end-of-life care. She is also a Fellow of both the Royal Society of Canada and the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences.

*If you can’t attend on January 13, 2022 a recording will be posted on our website and emailed to all registrants. However, only those who attend the webinar live will have the opportunity to ask questions of our speaker. If you have questions, you are also welcome to send them in ahead of time via the webinar registration.

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