Adhering to ethical principles and protection of human subjects are important considerations in all forms of research.

QN 1.How stringent or similar should these ethical principles be to the standards placed on the conduction of clinical research?

QN 2.Offer examples where controversy exists regarding the application of ethical principles in evidence-based practice projects, best practices in

education versus clinical research? Be sure to address HIPAA and FERPA depending on your focus – clinical practice vs academic education.

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must have 250-300 words and provide two scholarly resources. In addition, two responses to peers are required. Each peer response should have an

additional scholarly resource. Please see rubric for further details/scoring. Discussion board posts can not be accepted after the week is over.