Ethics case studies free cme credit is available where indicated for completion of online educational activities featuring case studies developed by the college's ethics, professionalism and human rights committee and ethics and professionalism staff and published on medscape (login required. In any case, a course in research ethics can be useful in helping to prevent deviations from norms even if it does not prevent misconduct education in research ethics is can help people get a better understanding of ethical standards, policies, and issues and improve ethical judgment and decision making. Find case studies and scenarios on a variety of fields in applied ethics cases can also be viewed by the following categories. I am looking for research ethics scenarios/case studies for discussion by undergraduate human and physical geography students.
Revised and expanded from case study research in education merriam, sharan b this book offers a resource guide for qualitative researchers in education, discussing data collection techniques, data analysis, reporting, and the issues of validity, reliability, and ethics. Previous case studies have addressed challenges of gaining ethical approval for research the ethics of interviewing survivors of rape in post-conflict rwanda and practical strategies for securing informed consent from research participants. Ethics in the workplace case study ethics case study hcs/335 july 15, 2013 ethics case study ethics are an important aspect of an individual's personal and professional life, as ethics help people determine whether their actions are right or wrong, good or bad, just or unjust, and fair or unfair (fremen, 2009. Cases in research ethics risking oneself for another is noble being tricked into running such a risk is to be abused the ethical issues in research on human subjects were at the core of the modern bioethics movement at its beginning and they remain vexed today.
5 teacher edition case studies ethics pi conflict of interest case study: confidentiality scenario 1 you are a sixth-year graduate student at a large university in the final months of your dissertation research. These case studies which are from diverse international contexts and different research paradigms highlight the processes that can be engaged in developing ethical thinking and improving ethical practice in research with children. Case studies on research ethics for engineers offices and services at santa clara university. This casebook collects 64 case studies, each of which raises an important and difficult ethical issue connected with planning, reviewing, or conducting health-related research.
Research case country location year summary psychosurgery: 1880s psychosurgery (also called neurosurgery for mental disorder) has a long historyduring the 1960s and 1970s, it became the subject of increasing public concern and debate, culminating in the us with congressional hearings. Abstract this paper discusses criticisms of survey research in business ethics as conceptually naive and methodologically unsound a query is raised about the neglect of case-study methods by business ethics researchers — probably for prudential and ideological reasons. Indeed, the attorneys in the keck case could easily have asked how much it would have cost the hospital to staff the unit according to its own standards maintaining safe care is the first ethical and legal duty of any hospital, and of all health professionals. Ccre, center for clinical and research ethics, responsible conduct of research, pi program, case studies, ethics educational programming.
Research ethics is aimed at all readers and authors interested in ethical issues in the conduct of research, the regulation of research, the procedures and process of ethical review as well as broader ethical issues related to research such as scientific integrity and the end uses of research. Not a member find out what the global health network can do for you research ethics case studies 1 defining research 2 issues in study design 3. The federal regulations for the protection of human subjects require for clinical trials involving pregnant women and fetuses that the risk to the fetus is caused solely by interventions or procedures that offer the prospect of direct benefit to the woman or fetus, that any risk is the least possible for achieving the objectives of the research.
The case studies are listed below under a specific ethics issues category however, the actual studies may cover a number of ethics issues and you are advised to look at other studies as these may also highlight issues that they are of your concern. These cases present situations that raise ethical questions common in engineering practice and research they are based on original cases brought to the ber (board of ethical review) of the nspe (national society of professional engineers) for review between 1976 and 1998. With individual case studies and chapter introductions relevant to the research ethics topic being addressed individual case studies and chapter introductions relevant to the research ethics topic being addressed can be photocopied from the print.
If you have access to journal via a society or associations, read the instructions below access to society journal content varies across our titles if you have access to a journal via a society or association membership, please browse to your society journal, select an article to view, and follow. Case summaries this page contains cases in which administrative actions were imposed due to findings of research misconduct the list only includes those who currently have an imposed administrative actions against them. Analysis to better solving this case and making the best moral decision, the ethical theory, the ethical principles and the australian nurses' code of ethics values statement, the associated literature relative with this case are analyzed before the decision making.
Every research study is designed to answer a specific question answering certain questions will have significant value for society or for present or future patients with a particular illness an answer to the research question should be important or valuable enough to justify asking people to accept some risk or inconvenience for others. Research ethics and diverse communities teaching research ethics for community-based training, dianne quigley, syracuse university (2007) social responsibility and research ethics in community driven studies of industialized hog production in north carolina, steve wing, university of north carolina (2000. Ethics in research and publication - this website is a comprehensive set of resources that are helpful in learning examining and learning about ethical issues in research the site contains webcasts, pdfs, examples, links to other sites and numerous other resources.