Hot Topics in Research Ethics: Participation of Women in Research in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Thursday, Feb 24, 2022
9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Participation of Women in Research in Low- and Middle- Income Countries (LMICs)

By Vina Vaswani, PhD
Yenepoya Medical College

Advance registration required:
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What does it mean to be a woman participating in research in LMICs?

In this webinar, Dr. Vina Vaswani will bring a rich mix of experiences in bioethics research and education on participation of women in clinical trials within a low and middle income country. The talk will cover recruitment decisions, negotiating participant responsibilities, balancing domestic burdens and sensitizing researchers to the nuances of gender based issues in research.

This programme is organised by the Master of Health Research Ethics (MOHRE) programme at Universiti Malaya ( It is supported by the Fogarty International Center of the United States, National Institutes of Health (Grant R25TW010891) in collaboration with the Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University.