International Human Subjects Liaison
Edward E. Bartlett, PhD
Dr. Edward Bartlett received his undergraduate degree in the behavioral sciences from Ohio University, his Master of Public Health degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and his doctorate in public health from Johns Hopkins University.
He has worked as an Army medical corpsman, researcher, teacher, and consultant. He was the Editor-in-Chief of Patient Education and Counseling journal for 8 years. He has published over 100 scholarly articles on human subject protections, doctor-patient communications, informed consent, confidentiality, and other topics.
He is fluent in Spanish and has traveled extensively throughout Latin America, Spain, and elsewhere.
From 2001-2003 he worked as an IRB member and administrator at a major teaching hospital in Washington DC.
Dr. Bartlett has worked at the Office for Human Research Protections since 2003 as the International Human Research Liaison. He oversees the annual updates of the International Compilation of Human Research Standards. He is responsible for promoting human research protections in the international setting.
Thursday, November 15
3:00 PM – 4:15 PM