ENT 645 – Professional Presentation Announcement
Research Ethics Review “Miss Evers’ Boys”
Hosted by ECSU-Sponsored Programs, Contracts & Grants
Office of Research Compliance
The Tuskegee Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male, also known as the Tuskegee Syphilis Study or Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment was an infamous clinical study conducted between 1932 and 1972 by the U.S. Public Health Service. The purpose of this study was to observe the natural progression of untreated syphilis in rural African-American men in Alabama under the guise of receiving free health care from the United States government.
The true story of the U.S. Government’s 1932 Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, in which a group of black test subjects were allowed to die, despite a cure having been developed.
The Office of Research Compliance for Sponsored Programs, Contracts and Grants will host this movie for a group discussion on Human Subjects Protection in Research.
Date and Time
Mon, April 10, 2017
3:30 PM – 6:00 PM EDT