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The Law and Medical Ethics

Ms. Weil describes how her family background, education, and career choices led her to the NCI and her belief in the need for comprehensive, nuanced discussions about research ethics and regulatory oversight. (November, 2013)

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0:17:27 American College of Physicians
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0:41:26 The ever-present need for funding
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