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Associate Professor in Law, Deakin University

Neera Bhatia is an Associate Professor at Deakin University, School of Law. She is the author of 'Critically impaired infants and end of life decision making: Resource allocation and difficult decisions', published by Routledge Cavendish (U.K).

Her research interests are in end of life decision making for critically ill infants and children. She also researches in the areas of organ donation, voluntary assisted dying and emerging reproductive technologies.

Neera actively engages with the wider community on issues that are topical in health law. She regularly appears in the media as an expert commentator in her research areas.


  • 2019–present
    Associate professor, Deakin, Law School
  • 2016–2018
    Senior lecturer, Deakin, Law School
  • 2016–2017
    Director of Research , Deakin, Law School
  • 2012–2015
    Lecturer, Deakin, Law School


  • 2015 
    Deakin University, Grad Cert Higher Education
  • 2014 
    Deakin University, PhD
  • 2003 
    Wolverhampton University, LLM
  • 2001 
    Wolverhampton University, LLB (Hons)

Professional Memberships

  • Australasian Assocation of Bioethics and Health Law
  • Society of Legal Scholars

Research Areas

  • Law (1801)