The final cancer conversation webinar for the year focussed on the voluntary assisted drying legislation in NSW, effective from 28 November 2023. 

The aim of the webinar was to help health professionals understand and prepare for the changes.

Speakers:

  • Antoinette Sedwell, NSW lead for voluntary assisted dying implementation in the Office of the Chief Health Officer
  • Dr Wade Stedman, Clinical lead for voluntary assisted dying implementation in NSW and ICU specialist at the Royal North Shore Hospital
  • Dr Duncan Mackay, Medical administration registrar at Chris O'Brien Lifehouse
  • Susan Jury, State-wide service manager, voluntary assisted dying care navigator service, Victoria

You can find more information about the voluntary assisted dying legislation in NSW here.

Cancer conversations is an after-hours online forum for health professionals discussing emerging topics of interest related to cancer treatment and care.