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Medical History

Event Type: Legacy Amendment
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 5/24/2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:30 PM
Description:
 Lonesome Whistle: Why Medical Researchers Stay Silent about Wrongdoing.
In 1972, Peter Buxtun blew the whistle on the Tuskegee syphilis study, the most notorious case of unethical medical research in American history: Since that time the United States has many alarming research scandals, but very few have been exposed by whistleblowers. Join Carl Elliot of the University of Minnesota as he investigates the questions of why most doctors and nurses remain silent while research subjects are being exploited or abused? Cosponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of the University of MN with the financial support of Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund,
Library: Roseville Library    Roseville Library
Location: Community Program Room