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HPMM 8017 Clinical and Research Ethics (Fall and Spring)


Credits: 4

Course Description:

This course focuses on ethical issues arising in human subject research, and examines basic policies governing research, with a special emphasis on moral issues such as informed consent, the inclusion of vulnerable populations, and community research, etc. The course will apply the principles of clinical ethics and research that encompass notions of patient autonomy, beneficence of care providers and concerns for social justice.