The Research Ethics Committee Assessment Toolkit (RECAT) is designed to facilitate evaluation of the operational needs of Research Ethics Committees (RECs) globally to inform local quality assurance and quality improvement efforts. The toolkit is published open-access for non-commercial use.   Download RECAT Now   The RECAT was developed by the African Bioethics Consortium (ABC) whose members […]

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Dr. Nancy Kass received the Global Forum Award for her contributions to progress in international research ethics at the 2016 Global Forum on Bioethics in Research in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Caroline Kithinji was accepted into the  2017 cohort of the Masters in Bioethics in the Centre of Biomedical Ethics and Culture in the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation, in Karachi, Pakistan.  

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Pauline Osamor was awarded a post-doctoral fellowship at the Clinical Center, Department of Bioethics, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.  

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Our former trainee, Julius Nwobegahay, was recently promoted to Lt. Colonel and appointed as Head of the Military Health Research Center (CRESAR), Yaounde, Cameroon. Congratulations! 

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The purpose of the Fogarty Emerging Global Leader Award is to provide research support and protected time to a research scientist from a low- or middle-income country (LMIC) with a junior faculty position at an LMIC academic or research institution.  This intensive, mentored research career development experience is expected to lead to an independently funded […]

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