IRB review has moved from ethical consideration to a focus on compliance with various sets of rules. (January, 2013)
When considering consent and assent issues with children, the emphasis should be on ensuring high-quality discussion. (December, 2013)
Consent processes require great sensitivity and subtle modification to accommodate cultural norms. (November, 2013)
After her education at Stanford and work with women's health and the HIV community in California, Nancy Kass moved to Johns Hopkins...
Ms. Kithinji candidly discusses her work with ethics review committees in Kenya and how she meets the challenges faced by a system with few resources.