Cafe Scientifique: Professional Guinea Pigs 12/19

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Tuesday, December 19, 6:30p.m.
Bryant-Lake Bowl
$5 suggested donation

Carl Elliott, author and professor at the U of M's Center for Bioethics, discusses the use of healthy humans in medical research. As drug companies offer higher payments to test subjects, will people be tempted to undergo frequent and dangerous trials? For those who make most or all of their living as paid research subjects, what protections are in place to safeguard against their exploitation?

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