Voluntary euthanasia in the age of coronavirus: A doctor's story

Oncologist Dr Cam McLaren explains the challenges of helping patients access Victoria's assisted dying scheme during the restrictions

For the past few weeks, Dr Cam McLaren has been travelling in his car to regional towns across Victoria: Sunbury on the outskirts of Melbourne, or Seymour in the Goulburn Valley to the north.

Dr Cam McLaren.

Countless hours on the road, hundreds of kilometres covered, almost always alone.

In his doctor’s bag are masks, gloves and hand sanitiser — the mundane