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The 2016 Legal Guide to Consent, Capacity & Substitute Decision Making

Tab A
Agenda

Tab B
Faculty List and Biographies

Tab 1
Fact Scenarios

Tab 2
Understanding the Statutory Framework: The Law that Guides You and How it Fits Together
Jane E. Meadus,
Staff Lawyer, Institutional Advocate, Advocacy Centre for the Elderly

Tab 3
Understanding the SDA – From Property Management to Personal Care
Kaylie Handler,
Goddard Gamage Stephens LLP
Alexander N. Procope, Swadron Associates, Barristers & Solicitors

Tab 4
The Health Care Consent Act: Understanding Informed Consent and Advance Care Planning
Judith A. Wahl,
Executive Director, Advocacy Centre for the Elderly
Mark Handelman, BA, LLB, MHSc (Bioethics), Firm Counsel, Whaley Estate Litigation

Tab 5
Capacity Assessments & Evaluation of Capacity: When and How?
Dr. Carole Cohen, MDCM,
Clinical Director, Community Psychiatric Services for the Elderly, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Tab 6
Preparing a Capacity Hearing Before the Consent and Capacity Board
D’Arcy Hiltz,
Barrister & Solicitor
Nina Lester, Senior Lawyer Member, Consent & Capacity Board
Barbara Walker-Renshaw, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Tab 7
The Office of the Public Guardian Trustee: Their Role and What You Can Expect
Sidney Peters,
Legal Counsel, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee

Tab 8
Note Paper