This edition: The Ethics Police? The Struggle to Make Human Research Safe
Original tape date: April 28, 2015.
First aired: November 16, 2015.
Columbia University psychiatry professor Dr. Robert L. Klitzman explores the troubling and complex ethical issues surrounding medical experimentation with human subjects. How do the U.S. institutional review boards work? What does "informed consent" mean when you need a law degree to understand the consent forms?
Dr. Robert L. Klitzman Psychiatry Professor, Columbia University