Research ethics committees: what is their contribution?

Bebe Loff and Jim Black
Med J Aust 2004; 181 (8): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2004.tb06370.x
Published online: 18 October 2004

Perhaps a week of intensive training in critical thinking would be the best preparation for members of research ethics committees

  • Bebe Loff1
  • Jim Black2

  • 1 Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Prahran, VIC.
  • 2 Victorian Infectious Diseases Service and Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Infectious Diseases, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, VIC.


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