Miss Sarah Elliston

  • Senior Lecturer (School of Law)

telephone: 01413302696
email: Sarah.Elliston@glasgow.ac.uk

R505 Level 5, 6 The Square, Glasgow G12 8QQ

Biography

After completing her law degrees, Sarah Elliston practised as a barrister in London before joining the School of Law in 1994. Her teaching is almost exclusively in Medical Law at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

As well as her work within the University, she has contributed to the work of a number of public and professional organisations. This has included membership of Local Research Ethics Committees; membership of a Department of Health Steering Committee on Xenotransplantation; membership of a working party drafting guidelines for removal of tissue from children with cancer for their potential future fertility treatment; membership of the Scottish Review Group on Retention of Organs at Postmortem and convening the Information Leaflets and Authorisation Forms Subcommittee of that group, and writing guidance on legal aspects of treating children in Scotland for the British Medical Association. She is the Scottish Case Editor for the Butterworths Medico Legal Reports and write the medical law section for the Butterworths Scottish Older Client Law Service.

Research interests

Medical law, particularly the medical treatment of children and legal aspects of human reproduction.

Publications

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Number of items: 21.

2013

McLean, S.A.M. and Elliston, S. (Eds.) (2013) Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis: A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis. Series: Biomedical law and ethics library. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415686440

2012

McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (2012) Conclusion. In: McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (eds.) Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis. Routledge: Abingdon, Oxon. ISBN 9780415686440

Elliston, S. (2012) The Welfare of the Child Principle and the Use of PGD under the HFEA 1990 (as amended). In: McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (eds.) Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis: A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis. Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415686440

2009

Elliston, S. (2009) Update on the HFEA 2008 amendments to the HFEA 1990. BioNews, 530,

Elliston, S. (2009) The HFE Act 2008 - an end or a beginning? BioNews, 530,

2005

Elliston, S. (2005) Treating Children. In: Thomas, D., Thompson, J. and Ridler, B. (eds.) A Manual for Blood Conservation. TFM Publishing Ltd, pp. 213-224. ISBN 1 903378 24 9

Elliston, S. (2005) Treating the preterm infant - the legal context. In: Norman, J.E. and Greer, A. (eds.) Preterm Labour : Managing Risk in Clinical Practice. Cambridge University Press, pp. 364-396. ISBN 9780521821865

McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (2005) The Management of Pregnancy and Labour. In: Norman, J. and Greer, I. (eds.) Preterm Labour: Managing Risk in Clinical Practice. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, pp. 329-363. ISBN 052182186X

2004

Elliston, S. and McLean, S. (2004) Death, Decision Making and the Law. Juridical Review(3), pp. 265-293.

McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (2004) Managing Pregnancy and Labour. In: Norman, J., and Greer, I. (eds.) Preterm Labour: Managing Risk in Clinical Practice. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, pp. 329-363. ISBN 978-0521821865

2003

Elliston, S. (2003) The Legal Aspects [of protecting future reproductive choices of children undergoing cancer treatment]. Human Fertility, 6(2), A26-A36.

Elliston, S. (2003) A Strategy for Fertility Services for Survivors of Childhood Cancer. Human Fertility, 6(2), A1-A39. (doi: 10.1080/1464770312331369143)

2002

Elliston, S., De Wert, G. and Berghmans, R. (2002) Ethical Guidance on Human Embryonic and Fetal Tissue Transplantation: A European Overview. Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy, 5(1), pp. 79-90.

2001

Elliston, S. (2001) Stillbirths and Abortion: Research on Foetal Tissue. In: The Scottish Independent Review Group on Removal and Retention of Organs at Post-Mortem. Scottish Executive Health Department: Edinburgh. ISBN 0755903005

Elliston, S. (2001) The Law: Scotland. In: Consent, Rights and Choices in Health Care for Children and Young People. BMJ Books, pp. 54-78. ISBN 0727912283

2000

Elliston, S. (2000) Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI): Risks reconsidered. Human Fertility, 3(1), pp. 31-35.

1997

Elliston, S. (1997) Acting in Error. Community Care,

Elliston, S. (1997) Life After Death: Legal and Ethical Implications of the Maintenance of Post-Mortem Pregnancies. In: Petersen, K. (ed.) Intersections: Women on Law, Medicine and Technology. Ashgate, pp. 145-165. ISBN 9781855218826

Elliston, S. (1997) Moral Dilemma in a matter of Life and Death (The Case of Dianne Blood). Daily Express,

Elliston, S. (1997) Great Britain position: report on organ transplantation, medical research on the human being, DNA testing and assisted reproduction. In: Bioethics: From Ethics to Law, from Law to Ethics : International Colloquium, Lausanne, October 17-18, 1996. Schulthess, pp. 61-77. ISBN 3725536333

1996

Elliston, S. (1996) If you know what's good for you ...: A consideration of refusal of consent to medical treatment by children. In: McLean, S. (ed.) Contemporary Issues in Law, Medicine and Ethics. Series: Medico-legal series. Dartmouth, pp. 29-55. ISBN 1855215861

This list was generated on Sat Sep 19 03:20:49 2020 BST.
Number of items: 21.

Articles

Elliston, S. (2009) Update on the HFEA 2008 amendments to the HFEA 1990. BioNews, 530,

Elliston, S. (2009) The HFE Act 2008 - an end or a beginning? BioNews, 530,

Elliston, S. and McLean, S. (2004) Death, Decision Making and the Law. Juridical Review(3), pp. 265-293.

Elliston, S. (2003) The Legal Aspects [of protecting future reproductive choices of children undergoing cancer treatment]. Human Fertility, 6(2), A26-A36.

Elliston, S. (2003) A Strategy for Fertility Services for Survivors of Childhood Cancer. Human Fertility, 6(2), A1-A39. (doi: 10.1080/1464770312331369143)

Elliston, S., De Wert, G. and Berghmans, R. (2002) Ethical Guidance on Human Embryonic and Fetal Tissue Transplantation: A European Overview. Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy, 5(1), pp. 79-90.

Elliston, S. (2000) Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI): Risks reconsidered. Human Fertility, 3(1), pp. 31-35.

Elliston, S. (1997) Acting in Error. Community Care,

Elliston, S. (1997) Moral Dilemma in a matter of Life and Death (The Case of Dianne Blood). Daily Express,

Book Sections

McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (2012) Conclusion. In: McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (eds.) Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis. Routledge: Abingdon, Oxon. ISBN 9780415686440

Elliston, S. (2012) The Welfare of the Child Principle and the Use of PGD under the HFEA 1990 (as amended). In: McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (eds.) Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis: A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis. Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415686440

Elliston, S. (2005) Treating Children. In: Thomas, D., Thompson, J. and Ridler, B. (eds.) A Manual for Blood Conservation. TFM Publishing Ltd, pp. 213-224. ISBN 1 903378 24 9

Elliston, S. (2005) Treating the preterm infant - the legal context. In: Norman, J.E. and Greer, A. (eds.) Preterm Labour : Managing Risk in Clinical Practice. Cambridge University Press, pp. 364-396. ISBN 9780521821865

McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (2005) The Management of Pregnancy and Labour. In: Norman, J. and Greer, I. (eds.) Preterm Labour: Managing Risk in Clinical Practice. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, pp. 329-363. ISBN 052182186X

McLean, S. and Elliston, S. (2004) Managing Pregnancy and Labour. In: Norman, J., and Greer, I. (eds.) Preterm Labour: Managing Risk in Clinical Practice. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, pp. 329-363. ISBN 978-0521821865

Elliston, S. (2001) Stillbirths and Abortion: Research on Foetal Tissue. In: The Scottish Independent Review Group on Removal and Retention of Organs at Post-Mortem. Scottish Executive Health Department: Edinburgh. ISBN 0755903005

Elliston, S. (2001) The Law: Scotland. In: Consent, Rights and Choices in Health Care for Children and Young People. BMJ Books, pp. 54-78. ISBN 0727912283

Elliston, S. (1997) Life After Death: Legal and Ethical Implications of the Maintenance of Post-Mortem Pregnancies. In: Petersen, K. (ed.) Intersections: Women on Law, Medicine and Technology. Ashgate, pp. 145-165. ISBN 9781855218826

Elliston, S. (1997) Great Britain position: report on organ transplantation, medical research on the human being, DNA testing and assisted reproduction. In: Bioethics: From Ethics to Law, from Law to Ethics : International Colloquium, Lausanne, October 17-18, 1996. Schulthess, pp. 61-77. ISBN 3725536333

Elliston, S. (1996) If you know what's good for you ...: A consideration of refusal of consent to medical treatment by children. In: McLean, S. (ed.) Contemporary Issues in Law, Medicine and Ethics. Series: Medico-legal series. Dartmouth, pp. 29-55. ISBN 1855215861

Edited Books

McLean, S.A.M. and Elliston, S. (Eds.) (2013) Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis: A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis. Series: Biomedical law and ethics library. Routledge: London, UK. ISBN 9780415686440

This list was generated on Sat Sep 19 03:20:49 2020 BST.

Supervision

Research students under supervision

Henrietta Consolo - 'A Critique of the gift concept in organ transplantation'