New ethical requirements at the NIH: implications for CIHR and Canada

Bernstein, Alan
August 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/16/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 4, p353
Academic Journal
Discusses the new conflict-of-interest guidelines for the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) and its possible implications for Canadian health research in 2005. Factors that contributed to the blurred separation between academia and industry; Requirements for ethical conduct and financial disclosure imposed on NIH employees; Reactions to the new rules; Applicability of the conflict-of-interest policy of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.


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