Our Team

Dr. Susan Cadell is a professor of social work at the University of Waterloo. She studies all aspects of death, dying and grief, including memorial tattoos.

Dr. David Wright is an associate professor at the University of Ottawa. His research looks at the ethics of end-of-life care, typically from a nursing perspective.

Dr. Marjorie Montreuil is a nurse and assistant professor at McGill University. She studies ethical issues related to medical-aid-in-dying and suicide.

Dr. Mary Ellen Macdonald is an anthropologist at McGill University. She studies vulnerable populations, oral health, and palliative care.