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Human Embryonic & Fetal Stem Cell Research





Credit Hours: CME 0.50

Target Audience:

Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to describe generally accepted practices and ethical principles associated with human embryonic stem cells. Participants should understand restrictions on their use, the process for obtaining them and the need for involvement of the University's Office of Research. Additionally, participants should understand the derivation and use of human stem cells as well as when human embryomic research becomes human subject research.

Jeremy Somers, Ph.D. — Office of Research, Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
No relationships with industry relevant to the content of this educational activity have been disclosed.
No other members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

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