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The Special Status of Mary Warnock: From Fertility Treatment to Embryo Research

Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 4.30PM - 6.00PM (GMT)
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Professor Sarah Franklin

Director of the University of Cambridge's Reproductive Sociology Research Group

Has authored a study of the legacy of Mary Warnock, is also author of books including Biological Relatives: IVF, Stem Cells and the Future of Kinship

Professor Emily Jackson

Professor of Law at the LSE

Author of the book Medical Law: Text, Cases, and Materials, and former Deputy Chair of the HFEA

Professor Alison Murdoch

Professor of Reproductive Medicine at Newcastle University

Former Head of the Newcastle Fertility Centre, and former Chair of the British Fertility Society

Peter Thompson

Chief Executive of the HFEA

Formerly a senior Civil Servant in UK Government departments including the Cabinet Office and the Ministry of Justice

Chair: Sarah Norcross

Director of PET

Commissioning Editor of BioNews