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Ethical Challenges of Clinical Research in Babies

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Benjamin Wilfond MD


In this video, Dr. Benjamin Wilfond, Director at the Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics, outlines the specific ethical challenges behind research conducted in the NICU. He emphasizes the importance of standardization in research, obtaining informed consent, the eight ethical benchmarks of clinical research, the contexts of randomized clinical trials, and how these factors apply to real world situations. 

Initial publication: September 18, 2019.


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Topics: Emergency Medicine Ethics Neonatology Critical Care