News & Events | Articles | April 9, 2015
Guinea Pigging: Ethics, Autonomy and Risk
Georgina Freeman, Research Associate, W21C
April 9, 2015
12:00 - 12:50 pm
W21C Multi-Purpose Room
GD01, TRW Building
3280 Hospital Drive NW
This session was recorded, listen to the talk here: https://connectmeeting.ucalgary.ca/p52jvt7tm9h/
In this interactive, “Choose-Your-Own-Adventure” style presentation, participants will be introduced to some of the foundational theories of bioethics and learn how to apply them to the case of Human Guinea Pigs.
1. Introduction to some foundational theories of bioethics.
2. Learn what Human Guinea Pigging is all about.
3. Work through an ethical analysis of Human Guinea Pigging.
The W21C Journal Club+ is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of the Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.