Research Ethics Review in Humanitarian Contexts: The Experience of the Independent Ethics Review Board of Médecins Sans Frontières Journal Articles uri icon

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  • Doris Schopper and colleagues describe the functioning of the Médecins Sans Frontières independent ethics review board and the framework used for ethics review, and discuss challenging ethical issues encountered by the board since its inception.


  • Schopper, Doris
  • Upshur, Ross
  • Matthys, Francine
  • Singh, Jerome Amir
  • Bandewar, Sunita Sheel
  • Ahmad, Aasim
  • van Dongen, Els

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  • July 2009