Interviews and Reports on Research

Culbert, Lori. “Surrogacies are on the Rise Two Decades After Trailblazer Selina Robinson Carried Baby for Friend.” Vancouver Sun. 20 April 2018.

Weeks, Carly. “Liberal MPs Private Member’s Bill Would Lift Restrictions on Third Party Reproduction.” The Globe and Mail. 29 May 2018.

Interview on The Simi Sara Show. “Is legalizing fees for surrogate moms and sperm and egg donors the right way to go?” Global News Radio CKNW 980. 29 March 2018.

Harris, Kathleen. “Liberal MPs, advocates want to legalize fees for surrogate moms and sperm donors.” CBC Online. 27 March 2018.

Interview on Pour faire un mondeLes femmes en âge de procréer affectent-elles la politique de santé publique?” (with Doris Labrie) 16 January 2018.

Interview on CTV News at Noon (with Jeff Rogstad, CTV Saskatoon) (begins at 8:08). 15 January 2018.

Mattern, Ashleigh. “‘Perpetually potentially pregnant’ project nets $56K grant.'” CBC Saskatoon. 14 January 2018.

Hill, Andrea. “U of S researcher awarded $56K to study how Canada views ‘women of childbearing age.'” Saskatoon Star-Phoenix. 13 January 2018.

Donovan, Moira. “Why a patchwork of laws makes surrogacy more challenging in Atlantic Canada.” CBC. 7 January 2018. (Also a radio story on Atlantic Voice, CBC Radio One Halifax).

Kirkey, Sharon. “Canada should OK ‘three-parent babies’: Commentary argues for lifting of ban on controversial technique.” National Post. 9 October 2017.

Semeniuk, Ivan. “Massive review of federal science funding reveals risks to younger researchers.The Globe and Mail. 11 April 2017.

Racco, Marilisa, “Here’s what you need to know about Ontario’s Fertility Program, one year later.” Global News. 16 November 2016.

Kirkey, Sharon. “Put limit on how long Canadian fertility clinics can store frozen embryos, academics argue.” National Post. 23 June 2016.

Indo-Canadian couples choosing sons over daughters: study.” The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti (Recorded Live to Air). CBC Radio One. 13 April 2016.

Ubelacker, Sheryl. “Abortions may be behind skewed boy-girl birth ratio among Indian-born moms: study.” Vancouver Sun. 10 April 2016.

Boyle, Theresa. “He was the perfect sperm donor. Then 26 families found out he wasn’t.” Toronto Star. 9 April 2016.

La Rose, Lauren. “Chrissy Teigen’s choice of female embryo re-sparks sex selection debate.” CTV News Online (Canadian Press). 3 March 2016.

Motluk, Alison. “Reimbursement discussions exclude donors, surrogates.” CMAJ (News) 188.1: E7-8. 5 January 2016.

Coverage of the Consuming Intimacies symposium. The Brock News. 12 October 2015.

Interview with Maritime Noon (Recorded Live to Air). CBC Halifax. 1 October 2015.

Goldman, Brian. “Egg freezing: the ‘options’ approach to parenthood.” White Coat, Black Art Blog. 13 April 2015.

Kirkey, Sharon. “Doctors warned not to encourage young women to freeze their eggs in new medical journal article.” National Post. 14 April 2015.

Ubelacker, Sheryl. “Freezing eggs no guarantee of giving birth: researchers.” CTV News [Online]. 13 April 2015.

Family doctors important in advising young women on egg freezing for future fertility.” Science Daily. 13 April 2015.

Interview with On-Air with Pamela McCallC-Fax 1070. 12 March 2015.

Weeks, Carlie. “Buying time: How egg freezing has moved into the mainstream.Globe and Mail. 8 February 2015.

Interview with Maritime Noon (Recorded Live to Air). CBC Halifax. 20 October 2014.

Scholars debunk idea that social egg freezing is empowering.” University of Cambridge Gates Fellows News. 22 October 2014.