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Canadian Medical Protective Association – End-of-Life Panel

The Canadian Medical Protective Association works to protect the professional integrity of physicians and promote safe medical care in Canada.  Its annual meeting starts tomorrow in Halifax.  

The meeting includes a session on “End-of-Life Care: Medical Legal Issues.” 

Moderator: 

  • Mr. André Picard, Health reporter and columnist, The Globe and Mail

Panelists:

  • Dr. Douglas Grant, Registrar, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia
  • Dr. James Downar, Palliative care physician and intensivist, University Health Network
  • Mr. Eric van Wijlick, Senior policy advisor, Royal Dutch Medical Association
  • Mr. Domenic Crolla, Gowling Lafleur Henderson, CMPA General Counsel

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