12th Forum Satellite – Bangkok, Thailand, 30 November-1 December 2017

Theme of the Meeting
Ethics of research with refugee and migrant populations
Organisers
The Wellcome Trust, National University of Singapore and the Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Thailand.

 

Supported by:

  • The Wellcome Trust
  • Medical Research Council-United Kingdom (MRC UK)
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • National Institutes of Health

 

Planning Committee

Members of the Planning Committee for this meeting were:

  • Teck Chuan Voo, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Sharon Kaur, University of Malaya, Malaysia
  • Phaik Yeong Cheah, The Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medical Research Unit (MORU), Thailand;
  • Katherine Littler, Wellcome, UK
  • Adrienne Hunt, Wellcome, UK

 

Programme and Presentations

 

Click here to view the satellite meeting booklet, include case study summaries.

 

 

Presentations

Videos of the presentations will be available in March 2018.

 

Keynote

Advancing Migration and Health Research: Overview of global action, research landscape and reflections on ethics and ethical challenges
Kolitha Wickramage, International Organisation for Migration (IOM), Philippines

 

Session1 Questions relating to the ethics of research with labour migrants and trafficked persons

 

Session 2 Questions relating to the ethics of research with refugees and undocumented migrants

 

Session 3 Questions relating to the ethics of research with migrants facing multiple vulnerabilities

 

Session 4 Breakout group feedback (video only)

 

Session 5 IRB issues and supporting researchers

 

Session 6 Concluding panel (video only)

Reports
A meeting report is available, along with a slide deck that provides an overview of the meeting content and conclusions. Participants are encouraged to use and revise the slides for  presentation in their local contexts.
We are very interested to hear about participants’ post-meeting activities. Please do keep us up-to-date by emailing gfbr@wellcome.ac.uk.
 


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