a group of people standing in front of a bridge


Emerging Risks in Health Law

February 09, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events
20 Toronto Street 2nd Floor Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5C 2B8

Current Issues: Medical Assistance in Dying

  • Lisa Corrente, Tokin Manes LLP
  • Dianne Godkin, Senior Ethicist, Trillium Health Partners, Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto
  • Moderator: Daphne Jarvis, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

The legislation regarding medical assistance in dying seeks to provide clarity and legal protections for patients and clinicians dealing with these issues, but numerous, important questions remain unanswered. Join in this important discussion.

  • Review the current legislation and discuss what questions remain unanswered
  • What are the professional expectations of those navigating MAID?
  • What practical considerations arise?

Program Chairs

  • Shannon Gaudet, Lerners LLP
  • Christopher J. Marshall, Lerners LLP

Don't miss out the other events of the Ontario Bar Association’s Institute 2018: