DWD NSW President, Dr Sarah Edelman, will provide an update on the latest campaign news and Gabrielle Brown will present the audited financial report for the year ended 31 December 2016.
Guest Speaker: Professor Colleen Cartwright to discuss ‘End of Life Options – The Key Issues’. Professor Cartwright – PhD (UQ), MPH (UQ), B Soc Wk (Hons) (UQ), ADA (Drama) (NRCAE) – was Foundation Professor of Aged Services and the Director of the Aged Services Unit at Southern Cross University. She has been a member of the Australian Association of Gerontology for more than 20 years and has extensive teaching and research experience in ageing, ethics and medical decisions at the end of life, at national and international levels, with publications in major journals and a number of book chapters. Professor Cartwright designed the Advance Health Care Directive that is used across Australia and has been endorsed by the Board of DWD NSW (and supplied to all our financial members) since 2008. Colleen is now the CEO of Cartwright Consulting Australia
Everyone is welcome. To RSVP for catering purposes contact Gabrielle Brown by email [email protected]