Palliative Care Grand Rounds – Medical Aid in Dying – An Update

Join us on Wednesday, September 15, for Palliative Care Grand Rounds to be held via ZOOM (webinar) from 8:30-9:300 a.m. George Kim, MD, MClSc(FM), CCFP, FCFP, will present, "Medical Aid in Dying – An Update".

Please R.S.V.P. to Jenn Verhoeven at not later than September 13, 2021.

Session Learning Objectives:

  1. To review Bill C7 and the recent changes in the Medical Aid in Dying legislation.
  2. To use the local Medical Aid in Dying resources and processes.

Our process to receive MAINPRO+ credits has changed as follows: In order to have your attendance recorded, please email

25% interaction will be included in each session.

Supported by the Citywide Department of Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, and the Palliative Pain and Symptom Management Program.

Overall Learning Objectives for 2021-2022 Palliative Care Grand Rounds:

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify barriers and trends in palliative care and their impact on patient care.
  2. Apply pertinent and relevant palliative medicine knowledge and guidelines to their practice.
  3. Discuss the challenges of providing palliative care with other primary care physicians, medical trainees, and allied health professionals throughout Southwestern Ontario.