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Encounters in Bioethics: Suicide Epidemics in Indigenous Communities - Bioethics Perspectives


Event Date: 2017-10-25
Time: 7:00 PM
Duration: Two hours
Location: St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay, ON
Price: Free. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Contact: Loretta Delea
  (807) 343-8126
  chce@lakeheadu.ca
  http://bioethics.lakeheadu.ca

Join the Centre for Health Care Ethics for a presentation and discussion on Suicide Epidemics in Indigenous Communities: Bioethics Perspectives:

  • Role of social determinants of health
  • What is ethnocide, social murder and suicide?
  • Implications of the Royal Commission and Mushkegowuk reports
  • Possible ethical strategies for responding to suicides
Keynote Speaker:
Richard Matthews, PhD, Bioethicist, Centre for Health Care Ethics Lakehead University, Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre and Collaborative Group
&
Interdisciplinary Panel

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 25
Time: 7 - 9 pm
Location: St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay

Everyone is welcome. Free Admission.

There will be an abbreviated session on Thursday, Oct. 26, from 12 - 1 pm at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, Boardroom, Third Floor Administration. Please note that not all panelists will participate in this session.