Graduate Research Degree Awarded - Hilary Bowman-Smart

Congratulations to Hilary Bowman-Smart - Graduate Research Degree Awarded 14 March 2022.

Degree: PhD
Supervisors: Martin Delatycki, Julian Savulescu, Cara Mand, Christopher Gyngel
Advisory Committee: David Amor, Ros McDougall

Thesis Title: Non-invasive prenatal testing: beyond clinical utility

Thesis Summary: This thesis examined the ethical issues associated with the widening scope of non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT). A survey of Australian NIPT users on fetal sex determination informed philosophical analysis arguing personal motivations are important when evaluating the scope of NIPT. This has important policy implications for implementing NIPT.

Date awarded: 14 March 2022

Bowman Smart PhD grad