n a special issue on Ebola for the journal Clinical Trials, leading researchers from across the globe, including from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), describe in a series of articles the challenges of conducting ethically and scientifically sound clinical research during the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak in West Africa and lessons learned for future outbreaks. Lori E. Dodd, Ph.D., mathematical statistician in NIAID’s Division of Clinical Research, conceived of and edited the issue, which highlights different approaches to trial design and various viewpoints from the individuals and organizations who contributed to research efforts. Ultimately, the issue aims to foster discussion on how to proceed with research during the next inevitable outbreak.
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