1. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services maintains extensive resources concerning the protection of human subjects in research. Read several documents that you find on the website of the Office for Human Research Protections, www.hhs.gov/ohrp, and write a short report about them.
2. Read the entire ASA Code of Ethics at the website of the ASA Ethics Office, www.asanet.org/images/asa/docs/pdf/CodeofEthics.pdf. Discuss the difference between the aspirational goals and the enforceable rules.