A Critique of the Liverpool Care Pathway

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 7:00pm

Ensuring quality palliative care—Can guidelines and pathways help?

SPEAKER: Dr A.T. Kerigan - Dr Kerigan qualified in medicine in the UK and joined McMaster in 1976 in the Department of Medicine with a focus on education. Currently he is Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine.

While on staff at Hamilton General Hospital he worked initially in internal medicine and then in geriatrics
before obtaining further training in palliative care. At present Dr Kerigan is a palliative care physician at Emmanuel House in Hamilton and geriatrician at Hamilton General Hospital and St Joseph’s Villa in Dundas.

Dr Kerigan and his wife Carol have been involved in family life programs for many years with the
Diocese of Hamilton. He is also past president of the Hamilton Catholic Physicians Guild.

HOSTED BY: CCBI | THE ORDER OF MALTA. http://www.ccbi-utoronto.ca
bioethics.usmc@utoronto.ca This event is Free.

Location

University of St. Michael's College
95 St Joseph Street, East door, Room 101, Faculty of Theology
Toronto, ON
Canada
43° 39' 11.6136" N, 79° 22' 59.4624" W
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