An archive of stories from the research ethics community

Stories

The following is a list of all stories, ordered by most recent. Or, you can go to our list of narrators to see a list of all who have contributed to the archive. Read more interviews on PRIM&R's blog, Ampersand.

Barthalomew Wilson Social Mobilization, Communication and Community Engagement Co-Lead, Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL)

Successful research is based on educating local communities in ways that respect their cultural norms and bring them into partnership...

P. Pearl O'Rourke, MD Director, Human Research Affairs, Partners HealthCare Systems

Dr. O'Rourke talks about her experiences as a young woman pursuing a medical degree, her work with ECMO and Robert...

Daniel Nelson, MS, CIP Director, Human Research Protocol Office, U.S. EPA, Professor of Social Medicine and Pediatrics, UNC-Chapel Hill

Dan Nelson describes a career of research, IRB work and PRIM&R leadership that has involved every facet of hands-on research...

Helen McGough, MA Director, Human Subjects Division (retired), University of Washington

Helen McGough discusses her career path from anthropologist to IRB Administrator and reflects on the use of her training to...

Susan E. Lederer, PhD School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin

Susan Lederer describes the importance of a historical perspective when considering the course of medicine and the evolution of medical...