An archive of stories from the research ethics community


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.

Matthew Stafford Assistant Director, IRB Office, Boston Children's Hospital

Matt Stafford discusses the daily challenges of IRB work and his satisfaction with working on new and interesting issues.

Courtney Jarboe, MA, CIP IRB Supervisor-Administrator, Capella University

Courtney Jarboe discusses her introduction to research ethics and the importance of guiding student researchers.

Elizabeth Kipp Campbell, PhD, CIP HRPP Director, Purdue University

Dr. Campbell talks about the importance of framing the consent process as an ongoing dialogue.

Cindy M. Hoorn, DVM, PhD (Retired) Director, Global Animal Welfare and Compliance

Dr. Hoorn reflects on the history of the development of lab animal care programs and the collaboration between scientists, advocates,...

Darrell G. Kirch, MD President and CEO, Association of American Medical Colleges

Dr. Kirch discusses the role of the AAMC in addressing the current state of national health care and the importance...