Policing Pregnancy and Parenting

18m of CPD
Linda Starr
12 October 2017

Ethical issues surrounding pregnancy and parenting can often be highly contentious and hotly debated in the public space. Join Dr Linda Starr as she takes a more in depth look at some of the ethical issues surrounding infants and children, and be surprised by the fact that a foetus may be able to sue you...


Linda Starr


Dr Linda Starr is a general and mental health qualified nurse, lawyer, and associate professor in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Flinders University. Her research interests have been in health law for health practitioners, criminal law, forensic health care, and elder abuse investigation and prosecution, which was the subject of her PhD. Linda is currently the chair of the state board of the Nursing and Midwifery Board, Australia, the director on the Board of Directors at the Aged Rights Advocacy Service, and is the founding president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association. She has an extensive speaking record, nationally and internationally, on issues in health law, forensic nursing, and elder abuse.


Joanne Pegg23 May 2018
Interesting topic

Caroline Gray17 May 2018
Thought provoking and insightful

Maureen Huggins28 Feb 2018
Informative and engaging

Julie Madden31 Jan 2018
Good lecture

Roslyn FRY05 Dec 2017
Very iteresting hearing of various laws in regards to fetus and parenting

Petra Wollermann20 Nov 2017
Great speaker

Kimberly-Anne Conaghan15 Nov 2017
Very interesting topic

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