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20
Apr2012

by Elisa Hurley, PhD, Education Director

Last month, I had the opportunity to attend the second Asia Pacific Research Ethics Conference (APREC), which took place March 7-9 in Singapore. The meeting was organized by the National Healthcare Group (NHG), and PRIM&R was proud to serve as the meeting’s co-sponsor, as we did for [...] Read more

7
Mar2012

 

 by Amal Matar, 2010 Pillars of PRIM&R Award Recipient

As a relatively young, Middle Eastern woman, who has only taken baby steps in the field of research ethics, I was surprised to be named the 2010 Pillars of PRIM&R Award recipient. The award involved presenting my research to almost 2,500 attendees at PRIM&R’s 2011 Advancing Ethical Research (AER) Conference. Participants came from all over the United States, but there were more than 100 individuals from the developing world.<[...] Read more

27
Feb2012

by Avery Avrakotos, Education and Policy Coordinator

When not serving as a member of the faculty at PRIM&R’s Advancing Ethical Research Conference, Nancy Kass, ScD, deputy director for public health at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, plays an integral role in the development of research policies for human subjects research.

As a member of the World Health Organization ([...] Read more