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The Hastings Center is announcing an exciting new direction for its journal on research ethics. Beginning with the January-February 2019 issue, the Center will launch Ethics & Human Research (E&HR), a revised and expanded journal that will replace IRB: Ethics & Human Research and will be distributed by John Wiley & Sons in print and… Read more
HASTINGS CENTER NEWS
Wendy Chung’s commentary last month about the FDA’s proposed draft guidance for the regulation of laboratory-developed tests (LDTs) is heavily critical of the agency’s plans. Professor Chung argues that the FDA’s involvement in this space will have two primary negative consequences: it will stifle innovation and it will harm patient care. But the FDA’s proposal seems designed… Read more
BIOETHICS FORUM ESSAY
The Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues recently announced its release of new, free materials for bioethics education. The educational materials were available for download on the commission’s website, bioethics.gov, until 12:01 AM on October 1, when the government shut down and bioethics.gov went dark. But you don’t have to wait until the government… Read more