Professor Owler discusses his experience in his various roles to achieve successful outcomes both in terms of health policy as well as legislative changes. He will discuss the role of doctors in this process and how to interact with government, media and stakeholders to achieve better outcomes for patients and the community.
There are different approaches to determining what is in a patient's best interests, if he or she is not competent to express them for his or herself:
A child or minor is a person who is younger than the age of majority. In Australia the age of majority is 18 years, this is the age at which citizens can exercise all the civil rights available to Australians