Professor Savulescu is Head of the Melbourne-Oxford Stem Cell Collaboration, devoted to examining the ethical implications of cloning and embryonic stem cell research. Previously, he was Director of the Ethics of Genetics Unit at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne. He was Director of the Bioethics Program at the Centre for the Study of Health and Society at the University of Melbourne and the Chair of the Department of Human Services,Victoria, Ethics Committee. Professor Savulescu is qualified in medicine, bioethics and analytic philosophy, and has been published widely in academic journals and the media. Savulescu’s areas of research include: the ethics of genetics, especially predictive genetic testing, genetic enhancement and gene therapy. Research ethics, especially the ethics of embryonic stem cell research, as well as new forms of reproduction, including cloning and assisted reproduction. He is well known for his work on human enhancement and performance-enhancement in sport.