Brandon Konecny, a J.D. candidate at North Carolina Central University School of Law, worked with Dr. Resnik in the summer of 2016. Brandon received his B.A. in Film Studies from the University of North Carolina Wilmington in 2013. His interests include intellectual property, bioethics, constitutional law, and film. Brandon participated in a seminar on ethical, legal, and regulatory issues related to research involving human subjects, attended local institutional review board meetings, and assisted Dr. Resnik with a research project on conflicts of interest policies of scientific journals.