Walden Continues to Press NIH for Answers to Committee Questions on Emergency Research
WASHINGTON, DC – Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) today sent a letter to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) regarding NIH-sponsored emergency medical research that is conducted without informed consent. The letter follows up on a June 2017 letter to the NIH.
The committee’s June letter detailed the account of a constituent who reached out to their member of Congress. The constituent lost his wife, who went into cardiac arrest.
NIH’s response to the committee raised several additional questions or points of clarification. The NIH...