GPP core principles would work for any clinical trial

June 2009
Clinical Trials Administrator;Jun2009, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p65
The article focuses on the Good Participatory Practice (GPP) guidelines for biomedical HIV prevention trials created by the AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition (AVAC) of New York City and the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). According to Lori Miller, a senior program manager of AVAC, the guidelines contain specific recommendations on minimum elements of community involvement. Among the GPP principles are scientific and ethical integrity, respect and participatory management.


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