Encouraging enrolment in clinical trials and ethics

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Published: 28 Jan 2020
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Prof Jon Hirshon - University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA

Prof Jon Hirshon spoke to ecancer at the BGICC 2020 conference in Cairo, Egypt about ethics and enrolment in clinical trials.

He initially provides an important and detailed context behind the ethics of the use of human participants in research throughout history.

Prof Hirshon also explains some of the challenges involving financing and the ethics of clinical trials in LMICs.