Acorn Suite, The Hospice of St Francis
Wednesday, 11th September 2019
09:30 - 13:00
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The masterclasses will appeal to all healthcare professionals, AHP's and carers working with people towards the end of their lives.
- An opportunity to explore the ethical theory behind act and omission and the relevance in palliative care regarding withdrawing or withholding treatment such as antibiotics or chemotherapy
- Update on the Supreme Court Judgement regarding Clinically assisted nutrition and hydration
OTHER DATES AND TOPICS IN THE SERIES
Tuesday, 11th June - Assisted Dying: and so the debate continues
December 2019 - Media and Morphine
Tuesday, 25th February 2020 - "The truth is rarely pure and never simple" (Oscar Wilde)