Friday, February 16, 2007

Protecting the Rights & Welfare of Human Research Subjects

Thursday, March 8 2007, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Rollins School of Public Health, Room 864 (1518 Clifton Rd)

Dr. Robert J. Levine discusses how the field of human subject protection developed in response to public concerns and what the role of researchers is in protecting individuals who enroll in clinical trials.

Dr. Levine is Co-Chair of the Executive Committee of Yale University’s Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics, Professor of Medicine and Lecturer in Pharmacology at Yale University School of Medicine, past Chair of the Institutional Review Board at Yale-New Haven Medical Center, Director of the Law, Policy and Ethics Core of Yale University’s Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS.

This lecture is sponsored by the Emory University Center for Ethics, the Clinical Trials Office and the Emory/Fogarty Frameworks Program in Global Health.

For further information, contact Paul Ficklin-Alred at pfickli@emory.edu or 404.727.1208.

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