Our Tiniest Patients, Ethical Considerations of Embryo Adoption.
Nightlight Christian Adoptions.
Published: May 2013
Vol. 15, No. 9 Louis & Company Publishing
541 Easta Garden Drive Unit N
Windsor, CO 80550
This article profiles the Snowflakes Embryo Adoption Program that finds adoptive families for cryopreserved embryos and has successfully found adoptive parents for 3,000 embryos. The decision to place embryos for adoption is discussed, as well as the ethics involved in embryo adoption, and the program's focus on the best interest of the embryo.
Adoptive parents; Adoptive families; Ethics; Program development; Program implementation; Fetus