Re-Conceptualizing the Belmont Report

  title={Re-Conceptualizing the Belmont Report},
  author={Nancy Shore},
  journal={Journal of Community Practice},
  pages={26 - 5}
  • Nancy Shore
  • Published 1 September 2006
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Community Practice
Abstract University-based researchers must seek Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval when their projects meet the human subjects regulations' definition of research. Regulations guiding IRBs are informed by the Belmont Report's (1979) ethical principles of respect for persons, beneficence, and justice. Debates exist about whether these principles apply to all research approaches. These debates prompted this study involving interviews with 10 community-based participatory researchers (CBPR… 
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