Research Ethics in The Arab World

The main purpose of research ethics is to protect humans against abuse. A founding milestone in the development of modern biomedical research ethics concepts was the Declaration of Helsinki on research involving human subjects. Other contributions include Nuremberg Code and Belmont Report (Schwenzer, 2011). Researches involving animals were also submitted to similar regulations in...

Research Collaboration in a Changing World

The mind-blowing progresses achieved in communications technology allowed us to live in an increasingly interconnected world than couldn’t be foreseen before. Research collaboration is amongst the first priority fields expected to get benefit from this progress (Hall et al., 2018).Evidently, research collaboration served to improve diagnosis and treatment through facilitation of development of consensus...

Biomedical Research in The Arab World

In almost all basic and clinical specialties, and in spite of the notable gap between research output in high and low-income Arab countries in some research fields (Sibai et al., 2017), the research output of the Arab World lags far behind other regions (Bayoumy et al., 2016; Zyoud, 2016). You just need to learn...