Tuskegee Experiment

Watch the film Miss Evers’ Boys at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MR5X5x05xhw (Runtime 118 minutes).

If the video link is no longer operable, you may read further on the topic by exploring the following link (www.cdc.gov/tuskegee/timeline.htm). Another option is to rent a video from the library or through an outside vendor such as Amazon or Netflix.

Write a 1,750-word paper addressing the following questions:

What healthcare principles were violated in the Tuskegee study?
How did the researchers justify their reasoning for continuing the study?
Evaluate the tension between individual good versus common good inherent in human medical experimentation. How did the conductors of the Tuskegee study use that argument to their advantage?

Use at least one other source in addition to your textbook.

Format your paper according to APA guidelines. Submit your assignment.

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