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Weekly Response Question #2 2/15/09 On April 19 th , 1979, the Belmont Report was published. With this document, the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare outlined the Ethical Principles and Guidelines for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research that must be followed. This powerful report, under the guidance of the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research has monitored research of human subjects. Although there are serious social benefits derived from scientific research, there are also many ethical questions that accompany. Modeled after the Nuremberg code drafted after the Nuremberg War Crime Trials of World War II, the Belmont report was created to prevent future misconduct. The report noted three major criteria for the evaluation of research involving human subjects. In class, we recently watched a film titled Deadly Deception , which recounts the wrongs done to the participants of the Tuskegee Study. Using the Belmont Report as a guide, we will examine how the Tuskegee Study violated
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2009 for the course D SOC 101 taught by Professor Hirschl,t. during the Spring '06 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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