Dr Neera Bhatia is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Deakin University. She has previously held the role of Director of Research in the Deakin Law School. She holds an LLB (Hons), Masters in Law (UK) and a Doctorate in Law from Deakin University. She is the author of 'Critically impaired infants and end of life decision making: Resource allocation and difficult decisions' published by Routledge Cavendish (UK). Her research interests are in the area of health law, more specifically - end of life decision making, bio-ethics and global health issues concerning infants and children. She also publishes on topics concerning organ donation and euthanasia and has recently become interested in the issue of cryonics.