An archive of stories from the research ethics community


One who engages in activities related to scientific research, such as study design and implementation, grant writing, subject consent and enrollment, or who is responsible for overseeing the conduct of a particular research study.

Daniel Nelson, MS, CIP Director, Human Research Protocol Office, U.S. EPA, Professor of Social Medicine and Pediatrics, UNC-Chapel Hill

Dan Nelson describes a career of research, IRB work and PRIM&R leadership that has involved every facet of hands-on research...

Susan E. Lederer, PhD School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin

Susan Lederer describes the importance of a historical perspective when considering the course of medicine and the evolution of medical...

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