The WHO Health Ethics and Governance Unit invites proposals addressing significant ethical aspects of public health preparedness and response to COVID-19. Deadline 26 October. Read more
Research in Global Health Emergencies! Read now...
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics publish the conclusions of a two-year project on Research in Global Health Emergencies. Read the report or the report overview (available in five languages) for key findings and recommendations for stakeholders.Learn more
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Come and visit the Global Health Training Centre for free online certified courses on research ethics, the ethics of genomic research and ICH GCP audits.Learn more
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Our topics pages bring together resources in specific areas, such as consent and ancillary care and provide hints for searching for resources across the Global Health Network.Learn more
Sharing research data
Welcome to the Resource Centre for ethics and sharing individual-level research data. This Centre brings together resources about ethical best practices for data sharing, policies and processes for data curation and data sharing, and links to repositories for data sharing.Learn more
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The Global Forum on Bioethics in Research (GFBR) will hold a two-day meeting in Toronto, Canada on 8-9 June 2021 (tentative) on the theme “Ethical issues arising in research with people with mental health conditions”. Read more
A new theme page is now live on Mesh exploring public and community engagement with vaccine studies. Developed following a workshop on the topic, the area shares videos, exercises, projects, links to published literature, and many free guidelines and tools. Read more
Read the report by the African Academy of Sciences, UK Collaborative on Development Research and The Global Health Network Read more
Based on the Nuffield Council on Bioethics report, this new course explores core ethical issues that arise during research in global health emergencies, and ... Read more
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This specialist short course in English and español explores some of the core ethical issues that arise in the conduct of research in global health emergencies – from outbreaks of infectious diseases to natural and human-made disasters. It is entirely based on the peer-reviewed Nuffield Council on Bioethics’ report Research in global health emergencies: Ethical issues.
This seven module course offers comprehensive training exploring the wide range of ethical issues faced by health professionals and policy makers working in the context of epidemics/pandemics and disaster situations, focusing primarily on the key areas of research, surveillance and patient care. This free to access course aims to provide clear background knowledge of the key subject areas and uses case studies as an effective way to explore the topics via realistic scenarios.