Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R)
Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) is dedicated to advancing the highest ethical standards in the conduct of research. Since 1974, PRIM&R has served the full array of individuals and organizations involved in biomedical, social science, behavioral, and educational research. PRIM&R is committed to building a strong and diverse community of individuals and institutions concerned with advancing the highest standards in the conduct of research.


ICF Macro
ICF Macro, an ICF International Company, is based in the Washington, DC area and maintains offices across the United States. ICF Macro is a professional services firm focused on research and evaluation, management consulting, information technology, and social marketing communications. To deliver on the promise of research-based solutions, ICF Macro has nurtured high quality research and evaluation capabilities, coupled with advisory and implementation competencies in consulting, training, and information technology. The company also has in-depth social marketing and communications design and implementation capabilities.


WPXI (NBC affiliate in Pittsburgh)
WPXI is the NBC television affi liate based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. WPXI has produced multiple programs on the campaign to address health disparities in Pittsburgh. WPXI, owned by Cox Communications with a national reach of television and cable stations, will work with us to fi lm two thirty minute segments on participation in research that will be broadcast on their channel and cable stations. They will also fi lm our case simulations on informed consent for our use, provide the video components for dissemination through PRIM&R, NIH and our partners, and create an interactive web component focused on minority participation in research.