Category Death & Assisted Dying
Jennifer A. Chandler describes some of the ethical and legal challenges surrounding organ donation following medical assistance in dying.
Ryan Tanner responds to objections to allowing medical assistance in dying for persons suffering from mental illness as the sole underlying medical condition.
Stuart Chambers argues that faith-based institutions should not be ‘conscientiously objecting’ to medical assistance in dying.
Ellen Wiebe, a physician who has provided medical assistance in dying, discusses her views about providing this service when the request is from a young person suffering from mental illness.
Cristina Alarcon questions the social costs of legalizing medical assistance in dying.
Dayna Lee-Baggley calls for improved training for healthcare providers in providing care to patients at the end-of-life.