Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment


Write a well-constructed two-page essay that summarizes the “Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment”. Evaluate how it adhered to or violated the American

Psychological Association’s (APA) ethical principles for research with human participants; in particular, address each of the following points in

relation to the Tuskegee Experiment:

Freedom from coercion,
Informed consent,
Limited deception,
Adequate debriefing,
Confidentiality, and
Your essay requires two (2) references. One of the references is the publication file attached to this document. Obtain, read, and cite a second

reference by going to the online HCCC Library resources.
When writing your paper, follow the American Psychological Association, 6th ed. (APA, 2010) publication style for citing sources in the text as well as

for the references list.

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