Ethical Research and Education Fact Sheets

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Ethical Research and Education Fact Sheets

ABOUT PCRM

PCRM: Advocates for Ethical Standards in Research, Advocates for Preventive Medicine Through Good Nutrition

PCRM: Advocates for Ethical Standards in Research, Advocates for Preventive Medicine Through Good Nutrition
This brochure explains the dual mission of PCRM and how you can take part in our exciting work. 2 pages.

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Planned Giving

Wise Giving to Ensure a Compassionate Future: Gifts and Bequests to PCRM
You can provide financial support to PCRM in many ways. This brief booklet helps you decide which option is best for you. Wise giving makes a difference far into the future. 10 pages.

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Remembering Rodney Society 

The Remembering Rodney Society
The Remembering Rodney giving program is a great way to support PCRM on a regular basis, through automatic credit or checking account deductions. 2 pages.

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RESEARCH EXPERIMENTATION ON ANIMALS

PCRM: Advocates for Ethical Research, Testing, Education, and Policy

PCRM: Advocates for Ethical Research, Testing, Education, and Policy
This colorful brochure outlines PCRM’s work in the research and testing arena. Topics covered include animals in education, basic research, animal testing, policy, and how you can get involved. 2 pages.

 

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FAQ Animal Research and Testing

Frequently Asked Questions: Animal Research and Testing:
Frequently asked questions about animal use for scientific experiments, toxicity testing and nonanimal methods are answered here. 2 pages.

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Get Active Business Card

Get Active Business Card
Millions of animals are subjected to terrifying and painful experiments each year. Learn how you can get involved.

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 Problems Associated with Animal Experimentation

Problems Associated with Animal Experimentation
Currently, an estimated 115-127 million animals are used in laboratories. This factsheet gives a detailed overview of the public health implications of using animals to study human diseases. 4 pages.

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 Diagram on Commonly Conducted Tests for Pesticides

Diagram on Commonly Conducted Tests For Pesticides:
An infographic depicting animal tests conducted for pesticide products, including test descriptions and type of animal used. 2 pages, 11x17.

 

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 Come Clean

Come Clean
Describes examples of animal tests that are typically done on cosmetic products and their ingredients. 2 pages.

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RESEARCH FACT SHEETS

Animal Experimentation Issues
American Medical Student Association Position
Animal Care and Use Committees
Dangerous Medicine: Examples of Animal-Based “Safety” Tests Gone Wrong
The Psychology of Abuse
Genetically Modified Mice
Your Right to Know: Animal Experiments in Your Community

Ethics in Human Research
Concerns about Growth Hormone Experiments in Short Children
Human Experiments: Redrawing the Ethical Boundaries

Ethics in Science Education
Conscientious Objection in the Classroom: Colleges and Universities
Conscientious Objection in the Classroom: Elementary and Secondary Schools