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Bioethics Event Archive

2012 Events

Kevin Elliott speaks about the ethics of pollution research during Ethics Day 2012
Kevin Elliott speaks about the ethics of pollution research during Ethics Day 2012.

May 9

Seminar: Is a Little Pollution Good for You? Incorporating Societal Values in Environmental Research
Speaker: Kevin C. Elliott, Ph.D., Department of Philosophy, University of South Carolina

2011 Events

May 25

Seminar: Limits on Research Risks to Healthy Volunteers
Speaker: Franklin G. Miller, Ph.D., Bioethics Department, National Institutes of Health

2010 Events

Seminar series on protecting human subjects in research to prepare for AAHRPP accreditation

2009 Events

January 22

Seminar: Human Environmental Exposure Research: Ethical and Safety Issues
Speaker: Robert T. Truckner, M.D., M.P.H., Investigator, Environmental Protection Agency

February 18

Seminar: Disclosing Conflicts of Interest in Clinical Research: Attitudes of Investigators, IRB Members, and Research Subjects
Speaker: Kevin Weinfurt, Ph.D, Center for Clinical and Genetic Economics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical School

March 12

Seminar: Protecting Third Parties in Human Subjects Research
Speaker: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

April 2

Seminar: Certificates of Confidentiality: Uses and Limitations
Speaker: Laura M. Beskow, Ph.D., M.P.H., Assistant Professor, Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy, Duke University

2008 Events

January 31

Seminar: Responsibility for Health: Personal, Social, and Environmental
Speaker: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

March 6

Seminar: Procreative Responsibility and the Ethics of Stem Cell Research
Speaker: Anne Drapkin Lyerly, M.D., M.A., Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University

March 28

Seminar: Environmental Science and Social Responsibility
Speaker: JoAnne Burkholder, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Plant Biology, North Carolina State University

June 12

Speaker: Jerry Menikoff, M.D., J.D., Director, Office of Human Subjects Research, NIH

2007 Events

January 18

Seminar: Ethical issues in environmental exposure experiments with human subjects
Speaker: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

April 10

Seminar: Social determinants of health
Speaker: Ichiro Kawachi, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Social Epidemiology, Harvard University

June 15

Seminar: Confidentiality of Genetic Data in Human Research
Speaker: Amy McGuire, J.D., Ph.D., Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy Baylor College of Medicine

2006 Events

September 25-26

Conference: “Crossing the Line: What is Acceptable Risk in Human Subjects Research”
Sponsor: by Duke University School of Medicine and the Office of Human Research Protections.
Cosponsors: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, Family Health International, RTI International, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Copernicus Group IRB, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Department of Veterans Affairs.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center, Durham, NC

April 26

Seminar: “Protocol Deviations and Violations in Human Subjects Research”
Speaker: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

April 18

Seminar: “Protocol Deviations and Violations in Human Subjects Research”
Speaker: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

March 17

Seminar: “Human Dignity in Bioethics and Science Policy.”
Speaker:Timothy Caulfield, LLB, LL
Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy
Professor, Faculty of Law and Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Research Director, Health Law Institute, University of Alberta

January 27

Seminar: “Scientists Behaving Badly: Ethical Problems in Science other than Fabrication, Falsification, or Plagiarism.”
Speaker: Brian Martinson, Ph.D., HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN

2005 Events

November 4

Seminar: “Ethical Issues in Using Transgenic Animals in Research”
Speaker: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

September 23

Conference: Emerging Issues in Research with Human Subjects

May 6

Seminar:"Embryonic Stem Cell Research: Ethical, Political, and Economic Issues"
Speaker: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

April 8

Seminar: "Using Transgenic Animals to Model Human Diseases: Conceptual and Ethical Issues"
Speaker: Jason Robert, Ph.D., Center for Biology and Society, Arizona State University

March 11

Seminar: "Racial and Ethnic Categories in Biomedical Research: Conceptual and Ethical Issues"
Speaker: Pamela Sankar, Ph.D., Bioethics Center, University of Pennsylvania

February 11

Seminar: "Scientific Record Keeping and the Responsible Conduct of Research"
Speakers: Ken Wilson, Ph.D., Department of Sociology, East Carolina University
Alan Schreier, Ph.D., Program Development & Coordinator, University Compliance Division of Research, East Carolina University

2004 Seminars

December 10

Seminar: "Conflicts of Interest in Research"
Speakers: Joan Schwartz, Ph.D., Office of the Director, NIH

November 9

Seminar: "To Clone or Not to Clone"
Speakers: Ian Wilmut, Sc.D., Department of Gene Expression and Development, Roslin Institute

September 10

Seminar:"Bioterrorism and the Responsible Conduct of Research"
Speakers: David B. Resnik, J.D., Ph.D.

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