The blog of the 2009 – 2017 Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues

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Core Principles in Safeguarding Children

In 1978 the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research (the National Commission) published the Belmont Report, which established the three central principles of human subjects research protections—respect for persons, beneficence, and justice—and implicitly endorsed a fourth principle, democratic deliberation. These foundational principles guided the Presidential Commission for the […]

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This is a space for the members and staff of the 2009 -2017 Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues to communicate with the public about the work of the commission and to discuss important issues in bioethics.

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