The Australian Centre for Health Law Research at QUT is co-hosting the second International Conference on End of Life law, ethics, policy and practice.
This year the conference will be held in Canada on 13 – 15 September 2017.
A call for abstracts is now open but will close on 15 February 2017. Abstracts are welcomed within the following streams:
- Withholding and withdrawing potentially life-sustaining treatment (e.g. the “futile treatment” debate, artificial hydration and nutrition)
- Palliative sedation
- Advance directives and advance care planning
- Medical assistance in dying (euthanasia and assisted suicide)
- Other end of life law, ethics, policy, and practice issues.
Further information can be found at http://icel2halifax.ca/