Monthly Archives: July 2005


College Students Abuse of psychostimulants–Adderall / concerta / Ritalin Fri, 5 Aug 2005 The abuse of Ritalin and other prescribed amphetamine-like psychostimulant drugs by college students is spiralling as students have grown accustomed to rely on pills as a crutch for coping with  pressure. Andrew Jacobs of the New York […]

College Students Abuse of psychostimulants–Adderall / concerta / Ritalin


Applause to Editor of Amer J of Hypertension Who Said NO to financially compromised Society Fri, 29 Jul 2005 The Wall Street Journal reports: “In a dispute reflecting heightened concerns about the control and credibility of medical information, the American Society of Hypertension said it is severing its 16-year relationship […]

Applause to Editor of Amer J of Hypertension Who Said ...


AHRP Testimonies and Presentations   July 18, 2005: Cheaper than Chimpanzees Statement by Vera Hassner Sharav before the Committee on Ethical Consideration for Revisions to DHHS Regulations on Protection of Prisoners Involved in Research July 2-Ê8, 2005: Protecting People with Mental Disabilities & Impairments Against Biomedical Research Abuse by John […]

AHRP Testimonies and Presentations



THE ALLIANCE FOR HUMAN RESEARCH PROTECTION (AHRP) www.ahrp.org Statement before the Committee on Ethical Consideration for Revisions to DHHS Regulations on Protection of Prisoners Involved in Research CHEAPER THAN CHIMPANZEES Presented by Vera Hassner Sharav July 18, 2005 142 West End Ave. Suite 28P New York, NY 10023 Contact: Tel. […]

Cheaper than Chimpanzees


Internal Investigation Found Widespread Ethical Lapses by NIH Scientists Thu, 14 Jul 2005 In a letter to Congfress, NIH director, Dr. Elias Zerhouni acknowledges: “We discovered cases of employees who consulted with research entities without seeking required approval, consulted in areas that appeared to conflict with their official duties, or […]

Internal Investigation Found Widespread Ethical Lapses by NIH Scientists