by Sam everingham
Posted on 2019-03-14 at 05:16:02
Evie Kendal is a bioethicist who joined the Faculty of Health in the Deakin School of Medicine in 2018. She currently teaches into the Ethics, Law, and Professionalism stream of the medical program and the Master of Business (Healthcare management). Evie’s research interests include emerging reproductive biotechnologies, transplant ethics, public health, aerospace medicine, and medical education. Evie is a co-editor and major contributor to Teaching Medicine and Medical Ethics Using Popular Culture (Palgrave, 2017), which addresses the impact of television and social media on health knowledge. Her co-authored article on uterine transplants with Dr Julian J. Koplin, is forthcoming in the Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics.
I am the Director of Growing Families and a dad via surrogacy and egg donation Its Sunday 24 October and I am in Sydney Australia on Day 9 of 14 days hotel quarantine. Why am I here you may ask? I’ve just returned from two weeks of face-to-face meetings with parents, surrogates, doctors, surrogacy professionals […]
Planned single parenting used to be a trend only seen amongst single women using donor sperm. But in recent years, with the increasing popularity of surrogacy in Australia and abroad, more and more Single Men or Gay Males are opting to bring up children on their own. Surrogacy programs in countries without any surrogacy law […]
For many couples who have experienced medical complications in pregnancy, including the heartbreak of late miscarriage or still-birth, working with a surrogate to create their family becomes the best way forward. However surrogacy arrangements can be complicated emotionally and logistically. Our information days profile surrogates, egg donors and parents who have gone down this route. […]