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P. Pearl O'Rourke, MD Director, Human Research Affairs, Partners HealthCare Systems

Dr. O'Rourke talks about her experiences as a young woman pursuing a medical degree, her work with ECMO and Robert...

Helen McGough, MA Director, Human Subjects Division (retired), University of Washington

Helen McGough discusses her career path from anthropologist to IRB Administrator and reflects on the use of her training to...

Erica Heath, CIP Director, E & I Review Services

Erica Heath describes how research was reviewed in the late 70's, the advent of independent IRBs and the evolving nature...

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