Tuskegee Study Paper

Tuskegee Study Paper

Read about the U.S. Public Health Service Syphilis Study at Tuskegee in your text and on the following website: https://www.cdc.gov/tuskegee/timeline.htm (Links to an external site.) .

Provide an overview of what occurred during this experiment.

What was the purpose of the experiment? Identify the ethical issues with this study.

Finally, if you were a part of an institutional review board, would you approve this study? Why or why not?

Your paper must meet the following requirements:

· Your written paper should be 2-3 pages in length not counting the title and reference pages, which you must include.

· Use terms, evidence, and concepts from class readings.

· Cite at least three scholarly sources for this assignment. Scholarly resources include: peer-reviewed journal articles, books, the class textbook, or reports/documents from the government (.gov sites). A scholarly source does not include general sources from the internet (.com, .org, .edu, and .net sites are not scholarly). Scholarly resources should be current (no older than five years). If the class textbook is used as a source, then two other scholarly sources must be used.