Praia, Apr 10 (Inforpress) – The Ministry of Health and Social Security (MSS) has just appointed Maria de Lourdes Monteiro to chair the National Committee for Ethics in Research.
According to No. 2/2019 published in the Official Gazette, aware that research with humans is necessary to clarify epidemiological aspects, therapeutic and prophylactic diagnoses of various diseases that affect humanity, in general, the National Committee was created for Health Research, which is permanent and independent of all political, institutional, professional and economic influences.
Therefore, according to the same publication, the National Committee for Ethics in Research members were appointed, according to the results of the elections on August 9, 2018.
For the president, Maria de Lourdes Monteiro, representing the Cabo Verde Medical Association (OMCV), Sheila Maritza Moeda, representing the Cabo Verde Bar Association (OACV), Maria do Céu Teixeira, representing the Ministry of Health and Social Security (MSS).