DWD Central Coast Meeting with Dr Jill Gordon and Ms Oana McBride

DWD Central Coast Meeting with Dr Jill Gordon and Ms Oana McBride

DWD Central Coast quarterly meeting

When: Friday 16 August 2019 – 10 am to 12 noon

Ms Bev Symons, Coordinator of Dying with Dignity NSW Central Coast Group, will provide an update on the latest news.

Topic for discussion: ‘PALLIATIVE CARE & VOLUNTARY ASSISTED DYING: CLASH OR COLLABORATE?’

Guest speakers: Dr Jill Gordon and Ms Oana McBride.

Dr Jill Gordon, has taught generations of medical students, firstly at Newcastle University (1997-85), and later at the University of Sydney (1997-2006), and in between was the NSW State Director for training GPs for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She is a member of Doctors for Assisted Dying Choice.

Ms Oana McBride, is a committee member of Elsie’s Retreat Project, which has campaigned for several years for the establishment of a dedicated palliative care unit attached to a Central Coast Public Hospital.

Q and A session after the Refreshment Break.

We look forward to seeing you at our meeting.  Please bring along with you any of your friends and family who are interested.  Non-members are welcome.

Contact: For more details phone Bev Symons on 0413 376 343 or email centralcoast@dwdnsw.org.au

Where: Meeting Room No. 3 (opposite the Erina Library Desk). The Hive, Erina Fair, 242 Terrigal Drive, Terrigal NSW 2260