The course covers the core ethical issues that arise when conducting research in global health emergencies, from outbreaks of infectious diseases to natural and human-made disasters. It is entirely based on our report Research in global health emergencies: ethical issues, published in January. It is also available in English, French, and Spanish.
You can access the short report and overview of Research in global health emergencies: ethical issues in Chinese, Farsi, French, Portuguese, and Spanish. You can also access the overview in Arabic.
21 Apr 2021
Just at the point where vaccine trials are showing promise, levels of infection circulating in the general population in the UK are relatively low. This is obviously good news from many perspectives – but makes the next stage of testing more difficult. Is one possible answer human challenge trials?
24 Jul 2020