January 2020

Invitation to NSW Health Clinical Ethics Forum


The NSW Ministry of Health, Northern Sydney Local Health District (NSLHD) and the Sydney Children's Hospital Network (SCHN) invite WSLHD staff to participate in a Clinical Ethics forum "Safe and Sound: Developing an ethical approach to managing conflict between patients, families and health care professionals".

Led by guest facilitator and clinical ethicist, Professor Lynn Gillam, this interactive discussion will explore the ethical, legal and clinical  considerations in managing conflict between patients, families and clinicians.

Focusing on two case studies, the panel and audience will consider how we can develop consistent, unified strategies, and determine appropriate boundaries in constantly evolving clinical settings.


  • Date: Thursday 27 February

  • Time: 4.00-6.00pm

  • Location: Kolling Auditorium, Kolling Institute of Medical Research. Level 5, Building 6, Royal North Shore Hospital, 10 Westbourne Street, St Leonards

Refreshments will be served following the forum.

RSVP by Friday 7 February to Kokila Patel at or by phone on 9642 9964. Places are available on a first response basis.

Contact for more information

Annie Preisz

9845 0810

Submitted by Afrah Fazli on behalf of NSW Health

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