The web site of IIT's Institutional Review Board, which is legally required to review all research happening at IIT that involves human research participants. If you have any doubt about if your project needs IRB approval, send them an email describing your project at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This statement arose from the Nuremberg Military Tribunal after WWII. It states that human experimentation is only justifiable if its results benefit society, and if it is carried out in accord with basic ethical and legal principles.
The U.S. OHRP is charged with interpreting and overseeing the implementation of all regulations regarding the protection of human subjects. Includes links to ethical guidelines and regulations, fact sheets, and policy statements of the NIH.
This online training program has been put together by the U.S. National Institutes of Health to introduce research teams to the basic guidelines and regulations governing research involving human subjects. Must register to view.
Books, Anthologies, and Other Materials
Ethical and Regulatory Aspects of Clinical Research by Ezekiel J. Emanuel
Call Number: CSEP.R853.H8E8252003
Beyond Consent: Seeking Justice in Research by by Jeffrey P. Kahn, Anna C. Mastroianni, Jeremy Sugarman (eds)