MAY 5, 2015 Council's 18th Annual Sandra Goldberg Lecture
For LIVE WEBCAST of the lecture, please click on GOLDBERG
Bill 52, which permits physician assisted suicide, has been very controversial,
but has proven to have greatly stimulated the conversation about the need for
increased palliative care as an alternative and preferred option.
For a downloadable PDF of this flyer, please click on copc_2015_schipper_hivon_flyer9.pdf
May 4 - 8 2015 Palliative Care Week at McGill Affiliated Palliative Care Services
June 20, 2015 Walk for Montreal
The Walk will take you from Dawson College to the new Glen site of the MUHC where Mayor Coderre will join dignitaries and government leaders in the ribbon-cutting inaugaration ceremony.
Two renowned local artists will be performing live: Sam Roberts Band, featuring Juno Award-winning singer/songwriter Sam Roberts, and Star Académie winner, singer/songwriter Stéphanie Lapointe.
Registration is required:
go to Walk for Mtl for more information and to sign up for the Palliative Care McGill Team.
Registration costs $5.00 (credit card or PayPal accepted) and you will receive a walk kit (T-shirt, bracelet allowing you access to the concert, and MUHC loves MTL flags!).
When the registration is complete, each registrant will receive an email from eventbrite with their ticket, they will have an option of an e ticket for their mobile device or a paper ticket which they should print.
Proceeds from the inauguration will go directly to providing 200+ family rooms in the new hospital with furniture, pillows, and blankets.
Please return to this section frequently as we will be posting more details and other events as they are planned.