Keck School of Medicine Events

Clinical Research Ethics Forum

"Can You Draw the Line Between 'Innovative Treatment' And 'Human Subjects Research'?"
February 2013
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Harlyne J. Norris Research Tower (NRT), LG 503/504
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Alexander Capron, LLB, Director of Research Ethics, SC CTSI, University Professor, Professoer of Law and Medicine of USC, Co- Director, Pacific Center for Health Policy and Ethics, and Donna Spruijt-Metz, MFA, PhD Co-Director of Research Ethics SC CTSI, Associate Professor, Dept. of Preventive Medicine Director, Responsible Conduct of Research Office of Research Advancement, will be presenting.
Join fellow physicians and other healthcare professionals at Keck School of Medicine for a lively and very "real world" discussion of the implications for the care we provide at USC of the experience at the University of California Davis where a novel treatment of brain lesions led to sanctions against the hospital. There can be real risks in not knowing when innovative treatment becomes research.

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