Stephen Child

Dr Stephen Child, Chair of the New Zealand Medical Association, is a Canadian-trained general physician with an interest in asthma and general internal medicine. He immigrated to New Zealand in late 1991 and has been the Director of Clinical Training at the Auckland District Health Board since 1994.

Aug 27, 2016

The assisted dying debate needs to move on from binary questions

Patient autonomy is crucial, but the belief it should trump all other considerations should be viewed with caution, writes Medical Association chair Stephen Child.

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