Upcoming Symposium

“Tackling the Opioid Crisis”

Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018

Location: St. Elias Centre – 750 Ridgewood Avenue, Ottawa, K1V 6N

*Registration and speaker information coming soon!*

 

Past Symposia

2017 Ethics Symposium

“MAID in Champlain: Implementation, Access, and Challenges to Eligibility”

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Date: Thursday 28th September, 2017

Location: St. Elias Centre – 750 Ridgewood Avenue, Ottawa, K1V 6N1

Guest speakers included:

Dr. Alan Chaput, Anesthesiologist, The Ottawa Hospital, Associate Professor, University of Ottawa, Assistant Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education

Susan Engels, VP Quality, Professional Practice, and Chief Nursing Executive, the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre

Dr. Michelle Mullen, Associate Professor of Paediatrics, University of Ottawa, Bioethicist, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario

Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion, Regional Supervising Coroner, East Region – Ottawa

 

2016 Ethics Symposium:

“Ethics and Resource Allocation in Health Care: Can We Choose Wisely?”

Symposium 2016

Date: Thursday 29th September, 2016

Location: St. Elias Centre – 750 Ridgewood Avenue, Ottawa, K1V 6N1

Guest speakers included:

Nathalie Cadieux, Executive Vice-President of Finance and Business Development, The Ottawa Hospital;

Cal Martell, Sr. Director, Health Systems Improvement, Champlain LHIN;

Catherine Butler, Vice President, Clinical Care, Champlain CCAC;

Dr. Rakesh Patel, Assistant Professor & Program Director, Adult Critical Care Medicine Training Program, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa & Department of Critical Care, The Ottawa Hospital.

 

 

2015 Ethics Symposium:

“Ethical Challenges in Regulating the Implementation and Practice of Physician-Assisted Death in Ontario.”

Symposium 2015

Date: Wednesday 30th September, 2015

Location: The Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre Lupton Hall 1750 Russell Road, Ottawa, Ontario Directions & Maps

Guest speakers included:

Dr. Thomas Foreman, Director, CCHCE and Director, Department of Clinical and Organizational Ethics, The Ottawa Hospital

Dr. Ben Robert, Physician, the Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre

Vivian Stang, Chaplain, Registered Psychotherapist, The Ottawa Hospital

Dr. Andrew Mai, Medical Director, Hospice Care Ottawa

‘Dr. Gigi’, Retired physician

 

 

2014 Ethics Symposium:

“The Ethics of Living at Risk: Perspectives Across the Continuum of Care.”

2014-symposium

Date: Friday 12th September, 2014

Location: The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus.  Ottawa, Ontario.

Guest speakers included:

Chantal LeClerc, CEO, Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)

Dr. Thomas Foreman, Director, CCHCE and Director, Department of Clinical and Organizational Ethics, The Ottawa Hospital

Frank Wagner, Bioethicist, Toronto Central CCAC

Wendy Muckle, Executive Director, Ottawa Inner City Health

Colleen MacPhee, Clinical Director, Mental Health, Family Health Teams and Telemedicine, The Ottawa Hospital