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An Anthropologist in Action

Helen McGough discusses her career path from anthropologist to IRB Administrator and reflects on the use of her training to guide the logistics of ethical biomedical research. (January 2014)

20:16 A focus on education for researchers
23:58 IRB Administrators, Respect and Anthropology (Watch excerpt)
27:04 The perception of the IRB as an obstacle
36:56 The average person and research (Watch excerpt)
39:10 Real life and global research (Watch excerpt)
41:16 Questions about the IRB system
43:58 How to teach ethics