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RACC Webinar Series Episode #1: ‘Go away and leave me alone!’

The dilemma: What do I do when a resident with dementia refuses to eat?


Keynote Speaker Professor Justin Oakley is the Deputy Director of Monash Bioethics Centre, Monash University and the author/editor of books including Virtue Ethics and Professional Roles as well as journal articles on the ethics of resource allocation in healthcare and informed consent.


Panel Members Professor Deirdre Fetherstonhaugh is a registered nurse and the Director of the Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care, La Trobe University. Her research focuses on the ethics, clinical practice and risk in aged care. Dr Chelsea Baird is a geriatrician working in regional Victoria across acute and subacute inpatient services with an interest in safety and quality in healthcare