Controversial British doctor defends autism research

Andrew Wakefield, the British physician who in 1998 published findings indicating a link between childhood vaccines and autism and now faces professional banishment for his questionable research methods, says he was only trying to help a desperate mother. His subsequent studies, some say, violated ethical guidelines in part by paying children at his son's birthday party about $10 for blood samples; supporters say Wakefield is the victim of a witch hunt.

View Full Article in:

Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Research Scientist
Portland, OR
Instructional Designer, ESL
Imagine Learning, Inc.
Provo, UT
Account Executive, National Accounts
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Instructional Specialist
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA
Senior Associate, School Turnaround
Community Training and Assistance Center
Richmond, VA