Sarah-Vaughan Brakman

Sarah-Vaughan Brakman is associate professor of philosophy at Villanova University. She has served as an ethics consultant for health systems, behavioral healthcare providers, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. She has written scholarly articles and book chapters in the areas of bioethics, applied ethics, and social philosophy. Brakman is co-editor of The Ethics of Embryo Adoption and the Catholic Tradition: Moral Arguments, Economic Reality and Social Analysis (2007) and is currently writing a book to be titled Of Blood and Love and the Ties That Bind: An Ethical Analysis of Adoption Practices.