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Encounters in Bioethics: Care for Injured Workers - Ethical Issues


Event Date: 2017-11-22
Time: 7:00 PM
Duration: until 9:00 p.m.
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 session on "Care for Injured Workers: Ethical Issues."

- Do injured workers have fair access to health care?

- Is the medical advice given to injured workers respected?

- Are injured workers directed back to their jobs only when it is safe to do so?

- Is there an effective injury prevention program in Ontario?

Keynote Speaker: Steve Mantis, Chair, Research Committee, Ontario Network of Injured Workers' Groups

Panel: Vicki Kristman, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Health Sciences, Lakehead University; Associate Scientist, Institute for Work & Health Janet Paterson Mathew Shaw, OT Reg (ONT)/CHT, Hand & Upper Limb Clinic Facilitator: Kristen Jones-Bonofiglio, PhD, RN, Director, Lakehead University Centre for Health Care Ethics

Date: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Time: 7-9 pm

Venue: St. Joseph's Heritage, Georgian Room, 63 Carrie Street, Thunder Bay

Everyone is welcome. Free Admission. There will be an abbreviated session on Thursday, November 23, from 12 - 1 pm at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, Regional Cancer Care Room 2171.