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Ethics in research and social justice on curb side labour markets in East London

Prof Derick Blaauw reports from the field:

From 13 to 16 September 2016 Derick Blaauw joined Prof Rinie Schenck of the Department of Social Work at UWC in East London where fieldwork continued on their NRF funded joint research project on day labourers in South Africa. 351 more words

Navorsing Research

The Costs of Chimpanzee Research

Andrew Fenton shares a cautionary tale about the Liberian chimpanzees who were abandoned after being used for vaccine research. 804 more words

Law & Policy

Fordham RETI Fellow Addresses Stigma for HIV-Positive Gay and Bisexual Men

The minority stress theory suggests that health disparities experienced by gay and bisexual men (GBM) and other sexual minorities can be explained in terms of stigma-related stressors such as discrimination at work, school, religious institutions, communities and families. 529 more words

Fordham University

Ethical aspects of research with chimera embryos

Vardit Ravitsky highlights a few ethical issues with human-nonhuman chimera research. 772 more words

Law & Policy

Tuskegee Reparations article

Families Emerge as Silent Victims Of Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment

This is the article that Tyler mentioned in class on Monday, about the reparations that were (we think) made to the families of men who participated in the Tuskegee study.

Will Research on 10,000 New Yorkers Fuel Future Racial Health Inequality?

By Celia B. Fisher, Ph.D.

A 20-year, multi-million dollar study of more than 10,000 New Yorkers scheduled to begin next year claims that it will enable the development of theories, therapeutics, and policies to improve the health and quality of human life.  516 more words

Celia B. Fisher