University Grand Round

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID): The Royal and TOH perspectives

Learning Objectives

By the end of the session participants will be able to:

  1. Review MAID legislation and its impact for patients with mental illness
  2. Review how The Royal will manage MAID assessments
  3. Describe MAID experiences at TOH

Presenter:

Mathieu Dufour, MD, FRCPC
Forensic psychiatrist, Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre Clinical Director, Quality and Patient Safety, Royal Ottawa Health Care Group Clinical Lead, Brief Assessment Unit and Forensic Transitional Services, FTU-Ottawa Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa

Please Note: This is a self-accredited event with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for 1 hour of Section 1 Education Credit