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The Ethics Working Group on ZIKV Research & Pregnancy provides recommendations to ensure that pregnant women are responsibly and equitably included in the Zika virus vaccine research and development agenda.
Jean-Christophe Bélisle-Pipon, Louise Ringuette, and Bryn Williams-Jones describe a five-step approach for managing conflicts of interest in public health decision-making.
Andrew Fenton shares a cautionary tale about the Liberian chimpanzees who were abandoned after being used for vaccine research.
Katharine Browne discusses the Canadian Medical Association’s decision not to implement a vaccine injury compensation program.
Karina Top describes the ways that data about vaccines are collected and used in Canada to ensure that immunization programs are safe.
Angel Petropanagos and Bob Martin, a survivor of Guillain–Barré syndrome, explain the need for a Canadian vaccine injury compensation program.
Noni MacDonald summarizes the all too familiar ethical challenges surrounding the recent outbreak of Zika virus.