This is a part of a lecture on ‘international’ research ethics guidelines presented by Dr Saleh Al-Ghamdi, currently a student in the Master of Bioethics (MBE) program, Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University. It is mostly in English.
Dr Alghamdi provides a good summary for some of the most known and used international guidelines. In the second part, Dr. Ghaiath Hussein presents a critical reading of some of these guidelines through answering these questions:
1- How international are the ‘international’ research ethics guidelines?
2- (How) Can we develop ‘national’ research ethics guidelines?