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Human Guinea Pigs: Involuntary Medical Experimentation - A Global Perspective

Friday, March 1, 2013
01h: 45m:38s | 1433 views

This program will examine involuntary experiments upon human beings in the United States, Europe, Central America and Aftica. We will discuss the ethical implications of forced procedures conducted by medical institutions, governments, and private companies on children, women, people with disabilities, indigenous peoples and the poor. The presentation will also explore resistance by the victims and their pursuit of justice. Guest Speaker: Beth Lilach, Senior Director of Education & Community Affairs, Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center.