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Brian Berridge tapped to manage National Toxicology Program - National Institutes of Health (press release)


National Institutes of Health (press release)
“We are thrilled that Dr. Berridge is bringing his expertise to environmental health, including experience with both traditional and novel toxicological methods,” said Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D., who has been the director of NTP since 2009, while also ...

National Toxicology Program Gets New Associate Director ... - Occupational Health and Safety


Occupational Health and Safety
Brian Berridge is NTP's new associate director. Formerly of GlaxoSmithKline, he will oversee day-to-day operations as NTP coordinates toxicology research and testing across nine different federal agencies, including the National Institutes of Health ...

Magnetic attraction of AstraZeneca to MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology - Cambridge Independent


Cambridge Independent
“We considered all the options and decided to talk to Sir Hugh Pelham, director of the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology, which is also based on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. Sir Hugh was receptive to the proposal.” Two ...

Health And Bioethics - Council Of Europe

Paris - France

Biological and medical research and developments in technology have produced spectacular advances in the health field. However, these advances raise ethical issues that affect the individual and protection of the individuals rights and dignity (genetics, medically assisted procreation, prenatal diagnosis, stem cell research etc).

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President's Council on Bioethics
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Enacted by George W. Bush, the council's purpose is to advise the president on bioethical issues related to advances in biomedical science and technology.

Nuffield Council on Bioethics
United Kingdom

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics is an independent body that examines and reports on ethical issues in biology and medicine. It was established by the Trustees of the Nuffield Foundation in 1991, and since 1994 it has been funded jointly by the Foundation, the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research Council.

Bioethics.com - Global Information Source on Bioethics
Canada

Bioethics.com is a public service provided through the collaboration of many individuals and organizations to improve the discussion of issues in bioethics.

Canadian Bioethics Society
United States

The CBS shall be the leading bioethics collaborative forum in Canada working towards advancing the health and well-being of people in Canada and other countries. The Canadian Bioethics Society (CBS) is a collaborative national member-driven organization that is committed to building bioethics capacity through the promotion of: Interdisciplinary and inter-professional networks of individuals (including students) and organizations; Excellenc

American Journal of Bioethics
United States

Provides the clinical, legal, academic, scientific, religious and broad community-at-large with a rapid but comprehensive debate of issues in bioethics.

Nordic Committee on Bioethics
Norway

Working to promote collaboration among researchers and identify ethical problems arising in connection with genetic engineering and biotechnological research.

Bioethics Resources on the Web
United States

Links to information on human participants, medical and healthcare ethics, and the implications of genetics and biotechnology.

Bioethics.net: Cloning
United States

Discussion of ethical issues, laws, news, and more about cloning.

Bioethics Discussion Pages
United States

Bioethics is the study of value judgments pertaining to human conduct in the area of biology and includes those related to the practice of medicine.

Midwest Bioethics Center
United States

Dedicated to integrating ethics into health care policy and clinical decision making.