The Health Ethics Symposium - Challenges in Mental Health Ethics

July 10, 2014

Posted Jul 10, 2014

Date: Friday, September 12, 2014

Location: Lister Conference Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

The John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre is hosting a one-day symposium:Challenges in Mental Health Ethics. Presenters will discuss challenges in the areas of public awareness, stigma of mental illness, relational practice, patients’ rights and values, addiction as a mental disorder, health care decisions, treatment and care of patients, and personal experiences. Proposals for creating a more desirable future will be discussed. Keynote presentations will be by: Senator Denise Batters (Parliament of Canada), Louise Bradley (Mental Health Commission of Canada) and Carol Robertson Baker (Office of the Alberta Health Advocates: Mental Health).

For complete details (agenda, brochure, location) and to register, click here.

Questions: please contact the Dossetor Centre by phone (780-492-6676) or e-mail