Call for Abstracts: International Conference on End of Life: Law, Ethics, Policy and Practice 2014
13-15 August 2014 Brisbane, Australia
All abstracts must be submitted by 30 April 2014.
Abstracts are to be submitted through the on-line submission portal. Abstracts submitted by email, post or fax will not be considered.
The QUT Health Law Research Centre, Dalhousie Health Law Institute and the Tsinghua Health Law Research Centre invite you to submit abstracts to present at the 2014 International Conference on End of Life: Law, Ethics, Policy and Practice. The conference will be held in Brisbane, Australia from 13-15 August 2014.
Abstracts are particularly welcome on the conference’s four subthemes:
-- Withholding and withdrawal of potentially life-sustaining treatment (e.g. advance care planning, futile treatment)
-- Palliative care and terminal sedation
-- Euthanasia and assisted suicide
-- Determination of death and organ and tissue donation.
This is an interdisciplinary conference and abstracts are encouraged from the disciplines of law, medicine, health, bioethics and other fields relevant to end of life decision-making.
Please direct any queries to:
Phone: +61 7 3138 9358