Books & Blogs

Blogs

Institutional Review Blog, by Zachary Schrag

http://www.institutionalreviewblog.com/

This excellent blog focuses on the regulation of the humanities and social sciences in the US.

Specific Countries

Canada

Interagency Panel on Research Ethics. This is the umbrella under which all three Canadian Federal Agencies fall.

http://pre.ethics.gc.ca/eng/index/

Canadian Institutes of Health Research/Ethics

http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/2891.html

 

Denmark

Danish Council on Ethics

http://etiskraad.synkron.com/sw293.asp

France

French National Consultative Committee on Ethics

http://www.ccne-ethique.fr/en

Norway

National Committee for Medical Research Ethics

http://www.etikkom.no/

Sweden

Karolinska Institute for Ethics

http://ki.se/ki/jsp/polopoly.jsp?d=14785&l=en

United States

Office for Human Research Protections

http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/

NIH bioethics resources on the web

http://bioethics.od.nih.gov

National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature at Kennedy Institute

http://bioethics.georgetown.edu/

International

Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS) International Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical Research Involving Human Subjects

http://www.cioms.ch/publications/guidelines/guidelines_nov_2002_blurb.htm

Periodicals

Hastings Center Report

www.thehastingscenter.org/Publications/HCR/

IRB: A Review of Human Subjects Research

www.thehastingscenter.org/Publications/IRB/

Web forums

IRB Forum

http://www.irbforum.org/

The IRB Forum is open to past and current members of Institutional Review Boards (IRB) or Research Ethics Committees (REC) , IRB/REC administrators, individuals involved in IRB/REC oversight, and others with professional involvement in IRB/REC and/or research activities. Others will be admitted if their involvement in human subjects research will contribute to the discussion of issues pertinent to The IRB Forum.

Organizations

Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R)

Comments

  1. For Canada, may I suggest the Interagency Panel on Research Ethics (http://pre.ethics.gc.ca/eng/index/)? This is the umbrella under which all three Canadian Federal Agencies fall.

  2. Thank you, Will!
    I’ve added it.

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