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Children in Research

(Part 1)  Susan Kornetsky discusses how she became involved with IRBs and her work with different committees evaluating issues in pediatric research. (December, 2013)

Topics include: 

  • 7:20 Entry into the IRB world at Children's Hospital
  • 11:50 First experiences with an IRB (Watch Excerpt)
  • 15:40 Pediatric consent/assent in research (Watch Excerpt)
  • 26:17 The early days of studying AIDS in the pediatric population (Watch Excerpt)
  • 32:11 International research (Watch Excerpt)
  • 37:51 The shut-downs of the late 90s (Watch Excerpt)

View Part 2 of Ms. Kornetsky's interview