In June 2017 Hospice NZ facilitated the below teleconference presentation from Baroness Finlay, with input from Robert Preston. You can access an audio recording of this presentation by clicking below.
Presentation: “End of life or ending life? An analysis of the medical implications of legalised 'assisted dying'”
Presented by: Professor the Baroness Finlay of Llandaff FRCP, FRCGP, FMedSci, FHEA, FLSW, FCEM
Ilora Finlay is professor of palliative medicine at Cardiff University. She has been president of the Medical Women’s Federation, President of the British Medical Association, President of the Royal Society of Medicine and is President of the Chartered Society for Physiotherapy. She also chaired the Association for Palliative Medicine of Great Britain and Ireland, and since 2014 has chaired the National Council for Palliative Care.
If you would like to read more about the recent Hospice NZ Submission to the Health Committee please click on this link http://www.hospice.org.nz/about-hospice-nz/submission-to-health-committee.