Kelly McBride Folkers
Kelly McBride Folkers

Research associate, Division of Medical Ethics, NYU School of Medicine, member of NYU's Working Group on Compassionate Use and Preapproval Access (CUPA)

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ClinicalFreeTrials & Tribulations
A University of California, Irvine patient with glioblastoma recently received an experimental cancer vaccine from the U.S. subsidiary of Brussels-based Epitopoietic Research Corp. (ERC-USA). While most cases of patients receiving experimental medical treatment are not particularly newsworthy, this one was.
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The fight against sexual misconduct in the workplace has transcended Hollywood and become a major issue across industries.
Guest Editorial
Patients for whom there are no existing treatments watch with desperation as a potentially helpful new drug spends years working its way from a lab bench, through clinical trials, and finally to the FDA, where reviewers consider it for approval.