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Webinar: Nurses’ Experiences with Medical Assistance in Dying

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11:00

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NOHS partnered with the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention at UBC Okanagan to deliver free, educational seminars to the public on a variety of topics relating to hospice palliative care. These sessions are facilitated by Canadian researchers and stakeholders and are offered 4 times per year.

Our upcoming Research to Practice session is:

A BRAVE NEW WORLD: Nurses’ Experiences with Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 10:00 - 11:00 am PST
NOHS Boardroom (Via Webinar)
3650 - 27 Avenue

PRESENTERS:

Dr. Barb Pesut, RN, Canada Research Chair, Health Ethics and Diversity

Adam Fulton, RN, Graduate Student (Master of Science in Nursing);
Topic Area: Nurses’ Attitudes and Experiences with MAiD; School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Development; UBC Okanagan

Madeleine Greig, RN, Graduate Student (Master of Science in Nursing); Topic Area: Bio-Medical Ethics; School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Development; Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Development; UBC Okanagan

ABSTRACT: From the literature, we will jointly describe nurses’ experiences with MAiD and explore some of the ethical issues nurses encounter in the context of their practice.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Everyone is welcome.

To register to attend the webinar at NOHS, contact phyllis@nohs.ca or call 250-503-1800 ext 101.