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by Katharine Wright & Julian Sheather
Pratt et al. highlight important ways in which solidarity between researchers and communities provides both an ethical underpinning, and an ethical goal, for community engagement in global health research.…Full Article
by Jerry Menikoff, MD, JD
In a world with far too much dissonance, sometimes things nonetheless manage to come together. Such is the case regarding the article by Dickert and colleagues in this issue, “Partnering with Patients to Bridge Gaps in Consent for Acute Care Research”, and the recent changes in the Common Rule relating to improving research consent.…Full Article
by Annie Janvier, MD, PhD and John D. Lantos MD
The COVID-19 crisis has been compared to war. Providers are being drafted.…Full Article
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This editorial presented by the American Journal of Bioethics. You can see the April 2020 issue by clicking here.
Presented courtesy of the American Journal of Bioethics. You can see the April 2020 issue by clicking here.
by Jordan P.…Full Article
This post is presented in conjunction with the March 2020 issue of the American Journal of Bioethics. You can read the full article and commentaries here.…Full Article
by Hannah Giunta D.O., Ph.D. & Richard Sharp, Ph.D.
In their article, MacKay and Saylor analyze the issue of fair subject selection in clinical research and suggest that this overarching principle is best understood as a collection of four sub-principles, namely fair inclusion, fair opportunity, fair burden sharing, and fair distribution of third-party risks.…Full Article
This post appears by special arrangement with the American Journal of Bioethics.
by David Magnus, Ph.D.
Last year a bioethics colleague from another institution was expressing her frustration and doubts about the direction of the field of bioethics to me.…Full Article
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