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Institutional Review Board

Your Facebook Experience Was Never Emotionally Neutral

Jenny Davis | Posted 09.01.2014 | Technology
Jenny Davis

The data scientists at Facebook set out to learn if text-based, nonverbal/non-face-to-face interactions had similar effects. They asked: Do emotions remain contagious within digitally mediated settings?

There Has to Be a Better Way

Jonathan Agin | Posted 01.28.2013 | Impact
Jonathan Agin

I am convinced that one of the biggest impediments to finding cures for childhood cancer is the way we force our kids to fight. The regulatory and institutional red tape cause many parents not to enroll their children in clinical trials.

Cancer One, War Less Than One

Jonathan Agin | Posted 03.21.2012 | Impact
Jonathan Agin

The FDA and the institutional review boards, rather than being impediments to patients gaining access to potentially life-saving drugs, must become a partner with patients. Regulatory impediments before parents must be eased.