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Webinar: End of life law for clinicians

October 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

For all clinicians.

This webinar will explore end of life law in the context of a clinical case study about an older person in residential aged care. Topics that may be explored include:

  • Capacity and consent to medical treatment;
  • Withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining medical treatment;
  • Advance Care Directives;
  • Substitute decision-making;
  • Providing palliative medication;
  • Futile or non-beneficial treatment; and
  • Emergency treatment.

The webinar is open to all clinicians. CPD points and certificates of completion are available.

Presenters
The webinar will be delivered by Professor Ben White and Associate Professor Shih-Ning ThenAustralian Centre for Health Law Research, Queensland University of Technology, with clinical co-presenter Dr Peter Saul, Senior Intensive Care Specialist, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle.

Access

To access the webinar, you require a computer with sound and video capabilities.

For further information or to register: Click here (Please note – registrations close 7 October.

 

Details

Date:
October 9
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://login.redbackconferencing.com.au/landers/page/ebf38f

Venue

Webinar: via your PC or device

Organizer

End of Life Law for Clinicians
Website:
https://palliativecareeducation.com.au/course/index.php?categoryid=5