AWLA is delighted to present our annual Dame Silvia Cartwright Lecture, this year featuring the current Health and Disability Commissioner Morag McDowell.
Please join us to hear from Morag about her career and role, and to acknowledge her service to the law and public service.
Special thanks to Simpson Grierson for generously hosting this event.
About Commissioner McDowell
Morag began her term as Health and Disability Commissioner in September 2020, after serving nearly 13 years as a Coroner based in Auckland. She was formerly a Crown Prosecutor, Director of Proceedings for the Health and Disability Commissioner’s Office, and a Senior Legal Adviser at Crown Law.
Morag is committed to promoting and protecting the rights of health and disability services consumers. She strongly values the importance of fair, timely, transparent, and culturally appropriate processes where people are engaged, and given the opportunity to be heard.
When: Thursday 3 November 2022, 5.30 pm drinks and nibbles for 6 pm lecture
Where: Simpson Grierson, Level 27, 88 Shortland Street, Auckland Central
Tickets: $20 for AWLA members and $30 for non-members
RSVP: By 5 pm on Friday 21 October 2022.