Ethically Impossible” STD Research in Guatemala from 1946 to 1948

TitleEthically Impossible” STD Research in Guatemala from 1946 to 1948
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsStates, PCommission
Pagination51 p.
Date Published11/2012
PublisherUnited States, Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
Publication LanguageEnglish
AbstractThe Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues created an ethics study guide based on the Commission’s investigation into the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) experiments conducted in Guatemala in the 1940s. A Study Guide to “Ethically Impossible” STD Research in Guatemala from 1946 to 1948 is designed for use by higher education and other interested members of the public. It is free and available for immediate use in classrooms and elsewhere.
URLhttp://bioethics.gov/node/778
Audience LevelInstructors Undergraduate Student Graduate Student

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