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PRIM&R’s Ampersand Blog Features Advarra Colleague, Dr. Derrick Aarons

March 28th, 2018 by Stephanie Pyle, Manager, Community and Communication

Dr. Derrick Aarons, ethicist for the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and founding president of the Bioethics Society of the English-Speaking Caribbean (BSEC), discusses the future of bioethics in the Caribbean in a recent Ampersand article.

“We all respect the concepts of bioethics, but the emphasis may be different depending on the culture. The collective is very powerful in countries [of the Caribbean],” said Dr. Aarons.

As a colleague of Advarra, Dr. Aarons is advancing the mission of ethical processes regarding IRBs, ensuring increased knowledge and understanding of bioethics across the Caribbean region.

Read the full article here.