MAID Law: Associations of Nurses, Physicians and Surgeons Weigh In

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

MAID Law: Associations of Nurses, Physicians and Surgeons Weigh In

Legal and Constitutional Affairs – November 24, 2020 – Part 2:

Senators hear from associations representing Canada’s nurses, family physicians, and surgeons for the committee’s pre-study of Bill C-7, the government’s latest amendments to Canada’s medical assistance in dying (MAID) law.

Speaking to the committee are Canadian Nurses Association’s Michael Villeneuve; College of Family Physicians of Canada’s Dr. Francine Lemire and Dr. Catherine Cervin; Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada’s Dr. Susan Moffatt-Bruce; the University of Ottawa’s Dr. James Downar; as well as the University of Manitoba’s Dr. Harvey Max Chochinov.