Film screening and speaker on Commercial Surrogacy in India (4/22)

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April 11th, 2013

Film Screening and Speaker on Commercial Surrogacy in India


 Monday, April 22, 2013 

Bakst Auditorium

5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

 Commissioned by the Sama Resource Group for Women and Health in New Delhi, the film explores current ethical challenges posed by commercial surrogacy in India.

 Sarojini N., the director and co-founder of Sama, will discuss her organization’s recent research on surrogacy practices, as well as strategies that would address such problems as medical malpractice and the exploitation of women hired to be gestational mothers. A women’s health advocate and researcher for more than 18 years, Sarojini writes and speaks extensively on reproductive and medical technologies.

 Sponsored by: Our Bodies Ourselves, BUSPH Dept. of Health Law, Bioethics & Human Rights, and the Health and Human Rights Caucus.

Find the poster for this event here: OBOS film flyer