Virtual Symposium: Untold Stories of MAiD in Ontario - Family and Friends' Experiences

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm EDT
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Event Contact Name: 
Bethanie Kramer
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Join Dr. Kathy Kortes-Miller, Associate Professor, School of Social Work, and Director of the Centre for Education and Research on Aging & Health (CERAH) at Lakehead University, and her research team as she shares key findings from research conducted in Ontario.

We will be hosting a virtual exhibitor hall where you can interact with the organizations, including MAiD House, Bridge for You, Canadian Virtual Hospice, and Canadian Grief Alliance to name a few. We welcome you to connect with these organizations and others interested in learning more about MAiD.

Feature speaker: Sandra Martin, Author of A Good Death

This event WILL NOT be recorded.


  • 6 to 7 pm: Exhibitor Hall of MAiD Organizations and Resources
  • 7 to 8 pm: Sandra Martin, Featured Speaker
  • 8 to 9 pm: Dr. Kathy Kortes-Miller and her research team share key research findings, alongside some digital stories created by research participants
  • 9 pm: Closing remarks

This event is funded by a SSHRC Insight Development Grant.

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