Monthly Archives: July 2001



To: Mary Faith Marshall, Ph.D, Chairperson, National Human Research Protections Advisory Committee, Department of Health and Human Services

Re: Specific Comment on FDA's Decision to Adopt HHS 45 CFR 46 Subpart D, EXCLUDING §46.408 (c)

Dissenting opinion of Vera Hassner Sharav, Founder and President, AHRP: Alliance for Human Research Protection, member, Children's Workgroup of the National Human Research Protections Advisory Committee, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

This dissenting opinion reflects the position of AHRP and was prepared in collaboration with Howard Fishman, M.S. W., M.Ed, and John H. Noble, Jr., PhD, AHRP board members.

Dissenting Opinion: Against Waiving Parental Permission for Research




OHRP suspends Johns Hopkins Research license for Fed funded research July 19, 2001 The death of Ellen Roche, a healthy young woman before she was killed in a fatal hexamethonium inhalation experiment at Johns Hopkins University, has opened Pandora’s box, demonstrating that the safety of human research subjects has had […]

OHRP suspends Johns Hopkins Research license for Fed funded research