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Scholars and Ethicists

Robert M. Veatch, PhD Professor of Medical Ethics, Georgetown University

(Part 1) Dr. Veatch talks about his early interest in a unique concept "physiology of ethical thought" and how his studies and career contributed to the development of a new field: Medical Ethics.

Tom Beauchamp, PhD Professor of Philosophy, Georgetown University

Dr. Beauchamp describes the educational path that led him to the Kennedy Institute, his role on the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects and the creative process behind the Belmont Report.

Jeremy Sugarman, MD, MPH, MA Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Bioethics and Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Sugarman discusses the elements needed for a strong research protection program.

Robert Levine, MD Professor of Medicine and Lecturer in Pharmacology, Yale University

(Part 1) Dr. Levine discusses the authors of the Belmont Report, the Declaration of Helsinki and his perception of the...

Jay Katz, MD 1922-2008, Yale University - Physician and Professor of Psychiatry and Law

Dr. Katz accepts the 2001 Lifetime Achievement Award at PRIM&R's Annual IRB Conference.

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