Informed Consent

CATEGORY: Academics
TYPE: Audio
RELATED PROGRAMS: Philosophy

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Professor Martin GundersonPhilosophy professor, Martin Gunderson, discusses international standards for informed consent in relation to studies conducted on human subjects.

He touches on what events precipitated the creation of international norms for informed consent, from the Nuremburg code to the Tuskegee Syphilis experiment, and gives examples of its application in relation to contemporary AIDS/HIV research.

PUBLISHED: 03/09/2011