In December, 2012, the World Medical Association conducted a meeting in Cape Town, South Africa to review the Declaration of Helsinki (DoH) of 2008. Representatives from South African, American, Brazilian, Danish and World Medical Associations attended the meeting. In addition, experts from Germany, Switzerland, Uruguay, Iceland, Malawi and USA gave presentations. The main topics discussed were vulnerable populations, biobanks, post study arrangements, enhancement, ethics committees and the position of international organizations.
To access the presentations visit Expert Conference on the Revision of the Declaration of Helsinki – Cape Town, 5-7 December 2012 or click for the pdf versions below:
Post Study Arrangements
Positions of International Organizations
21- UNESCO and DoH