El programa citi: Una alternativa para la capacitación en ética dela investigación en América Latina

Translated title of the contribution: The CITI Program: An alternative to train Latin America in investigation's ethics

Sergio Litewka, Kenneth Goodman, Paul Braunschweiger

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Abstract

The CITI Program (Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative) is a course based on Internet with no profit intention; it has been developed by volunteers who offer educational subjects on human beings' protection in biomedical investigations, as well as on conduct, good medical practices, responsible conduct in investigation and humanitarian behaviour towards laboratory animals. This Program is a joint cffort done by the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre and the University of Miami. With the collaboration of local experts a considerable part of its content has been adapted for Latin America, it has been translated to Spanish and Portuguese and collaborative agrees have been established with bioethics' specialized institutions in Chile, Brazil, Costa Rica and Peru. Its authors present an accessible methodology in order to train on investigarion's ethics and to justify its use and spreading out throughout Latin America.

Translated title of the contributionThe CITI Program: An alternative to train Latin America in investigation's ethics
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)54-60
Number of pages7
JournalActa Bioethica
Volume14
Issue number1
StatePublished - Sep 9 2008

Keywords

  • CITI Program
  • Human beings' protection
  • Investigations ethics
  • Latin America
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)
  • Health Policy

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