There will be four Nexus symposiums in 2017 (dates TBC).
Sexual & Reproductive Health Symposium – Friday 5 May 2017
We are very pleased to invite you to the first Nexus symposium for 2017. This session brings together four distinguished speakers on the theme of Sexual and Reproductive Health (see bionotes in attached flyer):
Isabel Karpin, Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Technology Sydney
Title: Regulating behaviour: pregnant women as vectors of intergenerational harm and repair
Jayne Lucke, Director of the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society at La Trobe University and Honorary Professor, School of Public Health, The University of Queensland
Title: “I’m a grown woman”: Ethical challenges for patients and providers in shared decision making about contraception.
Andrea Whittaker, ARC Future Fellow, Convenor of Anthropology at the School of Social Sciences, Lead of the Health and Biofutures Focus Program, Faculty of Arts, Monash University
Title: Thai international surrogacy as a disruptive industry
Catherine Mills, Associate Professor of Bioethics and ARC Future Fellow in the Monash Bioethics Centre, Monash University
Title: FASD, maternal responsibility and social vulnerability
Date: Friday 5 May 2017
Time: 9:30am – 12:45pm
Location: Lecture Theatre S12, 16 Rainforest Walk, Monash University Clayton campus
RSVP: by Monday 1 May 2017, book here.
Registration is free. Morning tea will be provided.
LUNCH: You are also invited to join the speakers for a pay-as-you-go lunch at Taste Baguette (on campus) following the symposium. Please RSVP for lunch separately to email@example.com by Monday 1 May 2017 so we can book accordingly.