. Research paper: The purpose of the paper is to have the student be able to present both sides of a current ethical issue in healthcare. Students will select a current ethical issue in healthcare such as cloning, and prepare a 4-6-page research paper (excluding cover page and reference list). A suggested topic will be submitted to the instructor by the fourth week of class for approval. Appropriate reference materials include published books, articles in peer reviewed journals or first-tier print media. Final papers must follow Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 5th edition (APA) format. Final papers must be posted electronically during week 10. A rubric for the paper will be found under course info section.