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A Conversation About Assisted Death

A Conversation About Assisted Death
15 King's College Circle, UC140, University College
Time: Feb 4th, 4:30 pm End: Feb 4th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Medicine, Faculty of , Law, Faculty of , English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Comparative Literature (FAS), Canada, 2000-
Panel discussion with Miriam Toews, Barker Fairley Distinguished Visitor in Canadian Studies

University College presents

Please join us for a panel discussion with Barker Fairley Distinguished Visitor in Canadian Studies, Miriam Toews:

A Conversation About Assisted Death

Reception to follow.

Please RSVP at http://www.uc.utoronto.ca/miriamtoews


"It was the first time that we had sort of articulated our major problem. She wanted to die and I wanted her to live and we were enemies who loved each other" - All My Puny Sorrows


Miriam Toews, Barker Fairley Distinguished Visitor in Canadian Studies, University College
Author, All My Puny Sorrows, A Complicated Kindness
Winner, Governor General's Award for Fiction, Writers' Trust Engel/Findley Award

Dr. James Downar
Critical Care and Palliative Care Physician
University Health Network

Dr. Rose Geist
Director of Collaborative Care, Medical Psychiatry Alliance
Medical Psychiatrist, Hospital for Sick Children,
University of Toronto

Trudo Lemmens
Professor and Scholl Chair in Health Law Policy
Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

 

Reception to follow.

This event is free and open to all. Registration is required. Please RSVP at http://www.uc.utoronto.ca/miriamtoews

For further information, please contact University College at 416 978-7416.

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