Ethics & Engagement across the Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programmes
We are a community for those working on ethics and community engagement across the Wellcome Trust Africa and Asia Programmes. We are also home to the "Global Health Bioethics Network" (GHBN): a programme to carry out ethics research and build ethics capacity across the Wellcome Trust’s Programmes in Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Thailand-Laos, and Viet Nam, as well as other Wellcome Trust centres, such as the Brighton and Suffolk Centre for Global Health Research. The GHBN is funded by a Wellcome Trust Strategic Award from 2012 - 2022.
-The third Oxford Global Health and Bioethics International Conference, hosted by the Ethox Centre, will take place from 1-2 July, 2019 at Keble College, Oxford, UK.
-The 8th annual GHBN Summer School will take place in Vientiane, Laos 19-23 August, 2019. More information to come soon.
- 2019 GHBN Bursary Application Form now available.
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Who should decide about children's and adolescents' participation in health research? The views of children and adults in rural Kenya by Vicki Marsh, Nancy Mwangome, Irene Jao, Katharine Wright, Sassy Molyneux and Alun Davies. BMC Medical Ethics 2019, 20:41
How should assent to research be sought in low income settings? Perspectives from parents and children in Southern Malawi, by Helen Mangochi, Kate Gooding, Aisleen Bennett, Michael Parker, Nicola Desmond and Susan Bull. BMC Medical Ethics (2019) 20:32
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