Have your say on advance healthcare directives
The Forum on End of Life in Ireland an initiative of the Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF) will hold a public meeting next week on the Department of Health’s recently published draft legislation to provide for Advance Healthcare Directives.
Chaired by the IHF’s CEO Sharon Foley, there are a number of confirmed speakers for the evening including;
- Dr Liam Twomey, GP and Fine Gael TD who previously introduced a Private Members Bill on Advance Healthcare Directives
- Patricia Rickard-Clarke, Solicitor and former Law Reform Commissioner
- Dr Brendan O’Shea, GP and Lecturer in Trinity College Dublin
- Siobhán O’Sullivan, Chief Bioethics Officer in the Department of Health