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PEPA | Ethics of End of life care for GPs in Victoria

November 19 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Free

This workshop is for General Practitioners based in Victoria (Australia) who care for people with a life-limiting illness. Practice Nurses are also welcome to attend.

Facilitator:

Dr Rowan Hearn – Clinical Director Palliative Medicine, Calvary Health Care Bethlehem

Topics:

• Ethical theories and frameworks

• Does morphine hasten death? The doctrine of the ‘double effect’

• Artificial hydration and nutrition at the end of life

• When is treatment futile?

 

Organizer

PEPA

Venue

Online via your PC or device