College of nursing grapples with palliative care and physician-assisted suicide

On Monday, Oct. 26, an engaged crowd of nursing students, social workers, registered nurses, and community members attended an open forum titled “Emerging Ethical Challenges for Palliative Care,” presented by nursing professor Carol Taylor, the Margaret Elder Hart Distinguished Visitor at the University of Manitoba’s college of nursing.

Nursing PhDs at the U of M

By September 2012, students who would have had to go out of the province or the country to pursue a doctoral degree in nursing could…