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Introduction to Health Research Ethics

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Learn everything biomedical investigators need to know about research ethics

This three-week course offers practical insights, to make sure that it never does. Funded by Universiti Malaya Medical Centre’s Medical Research Ethics Committee, the course will help you ensure human subjects are protected as you conduct important research.

Get practical experience conducting ethical research

You'll have the chance to practice your skills with case studies and realistic exercises.

Informed consent, participant selection, risk-benefit analysis, confidentiality, scientific rigour, and data integrity are all covered in the materials.

You’ll also explore how conflicts of interest and adverse events are handled. This knowledge will prepare you to conduct effective, ethical research in any situation.


Prof. Dr. Ng Chirk Jenn
Faculty of Medicine
Dr. Nisha Gopalan
Faculty of Medicine
Dr. May Lee
Ministry of Health