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Program Evaluation and Research Ethics

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2007

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This brief defines key ethical principles in program evaluation and research involving human subjects: informed consent, confidentiality, and anonymity.

It outlines how to—

  • Obtain informed consent for institutionally sponsored research
  • Understand the difference between active and passive consent by parents of children involved in research
  • Maintain confidentiality when collecting, accessing, and storing data
  • Maintain confidentiality when reporting findings

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