Stances and statements of medical societies and colleges towards voluntary euthanasia or medically assisted dying.
|Doctors Reform Society of Australia||Supportive|
|Palliative Care Australia "Euthanasia and physician assisted suicide are not part of palliative care practice"||Opposed|
|Australian and New Zealand Society of Palliative Medicine "The discipline of Palliative Medicine does not include the practice of euthanasia or assisted suicide"||Opposed|
|Royal Australian College of General Practitioners "RACGP does not have a formal position on euthanasia or assisted suicide"||Neutral|
|Royal Australasian College of Physicians||No formal policy|
|Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists "Nothing in this position statement should be taken as explicit or implied support of the legalisation of PAS by the RANZCP"||Neutral|
|Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists||No formal position|
|Royal Australasian College of Surgeons||No formal policy|
|Australian Medical Association||Opposed|
|American Medical Women's Association||Supportive|
|Declaration of Geneva||Neutral|
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
A position of "studied neutrality"
|Oregon Hospice Association||Neutral|
|World Medical Association||Opposed|