International Conference on End of Life: Law, Ethics, Policy and Practice 2014
13-15 August 2014 Brisbane, Australia
The Queensland University of Technology Health Law Research Centre, Dalhousie Health Law Institute and Tsinghua Health Law Research Centre are pleased to invite you to the International Conference on End of Life: Law, Ethics, Policy and Practice 2014 (ICEL 2014). The conference will be hosted by the Queensland University of Technology Health Law Research Centre in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia from 13-15 August 2014.
The Conference will provide a global forum at which health law scholars, bioethicists, legal and health practitioners, and health law and bioethics institutions can meet to discuss and present on law, ethics, policy and practice relating to the end of life, in particular around the conference’s four sub-themes:
1. Withholding and withdrawal of potentially life-sustaining treatment (e.g. advance care planning, futile treatment)
2. Palliative care and terminal sedation
3. Euthanasia and assisted suicide
4. Determination of death and organ and tissue donation.
Please direct any queries to:
Phone: +61 7 3138 9358