Alex LondonAlex John London, PhD., is Professor of Philosophy and Director of The Center for Ethics and Policy at Carnegie Mellon University.  An elected Fellow of the Hastings Center, his research focuses on foundational ethical issues in human-subjects research, issues of social justice in the trans-national context, and methodological issues in theoretical and applied ethics. His papers have appeared in Science, The Lancet, PLoS Medicine, Statistics In Medicine, The Hastings Center Report, and numerous other journals and collections. He is co-editor of Ethical Issues in Modern Medicine, one of the most widely used textbooks in medical ethics, and has been commissioned to write papers for the U. S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Institute of Medicine.  Since 2007 he has served as a member of the Ethics Working Group of the HIV Prevention Trials Network and in 2011 he was appointed to the Steering Committee on Forensic Science Programs for the International Commission on Missing Persons.  He has testified before the U.S. Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues and served as an ethics expert in consultations with the World Health Organization, the World Medical Association, the U.S. National Institutes of Health and the World Bank.

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New Meetings

1st Working Group on DILI Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 27-28 April 2017

11th Working Group on MedDRA IWG Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 22-23 March 2017

CIOMS 84th Executive Committee Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 28 November 2017

 

Recent Meetings

83rd CIOMS Executive Committee/General Assembly Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 29 November 2016

10th Working Group on MedDRA IWG Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 6-7 September 2016

10th Working Group Meeting on Revision of CIOMS International Ethical Guidelines, Utrecht, Netherlands, 1-3 June 2016

8th CIOMS Working Group Meeting on Vaccine Safety, Accra, Ghana, 22-23 March 2016

9th Working Group on MedDRA IWG Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 15-16 March 2016

82nd CIOMS Executive Committee Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 8 December 2015

ISoP meeting, Prague, Czech Republic, 27-30 October 2015

8th Working Group on MedDRA IWG Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 24-25 September 2015

7th CIOMS Working Group meeting on Vaccine Safety, near Philadelphia, PA, USA, 21-22 September 2015

8th Working Group X on Meta-analysis, New Brunswick, NJ, USA, 1-2 July 2015

9th Working Group on Revision of CIOMS International Ethical Guidelines, Paris, France, 14-16 June 2015

th Working Group on MedDRA IWG, Chavannes-de-Bogis, Switzerland, 19-20 May 2015

8th Working Group on Revision of CIOMS International Ethical Guidelines, Vilnius, Lithuania, 22-24 March 2015

6th Vaccine Safety Working Group, Lyon, France, 18-19 March 2015 

ISoP Meeting, Mysore, India, 12-14 January 2015

 

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WHO Q: Is it ethically correct to offer a test for drug resistant TB when the treatment is not available? A: Yes… https://t.co/uf7S379RTA
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WHO Q: Do governments have an ethical obligation to provide tuberculosis care for free? A: Yes https://t.co/qLJsFUzi1fhttps://t.co/xYVpg959P5
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WHO More than a third (4.3 million) of people with #TB go undiagnosed or unreported, some receive no care at all… https://t.co/wrPDfIW6UP
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WHO RT @WHOJordan: يمثل اليوم العالمي للسل فرصة لإذكاء الوعي بعبء السل في جميع أنحاء العالم والجهود المبذولة في مجال الوقاية منه ورعاية المصابي…
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