Dr Moreton is interested in supervising Doctoral Students in the areas of healthcare law, particularly decision-making, child and adolescent healthcare, pregnancy and reproduction, and palliative care. She also has interests in criminal law relating to sexual offences, and intersections with medical law. Topics utilising feminist and care ethics are also of interest.
Previously supervised to completion:
- Wendy Suffield, ‘Reconsidering the Moral Status of the pre-conscious fetus: a multi-criterial, multi-level approach’ (Keele)
- ‘Criminal Law response to adolescent sexual activity and online communications’
- Successful ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership Scholarship on ‘Obstetric Interventions: To what extent do consent processes adhere to the law’.
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