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Research Integrity Summit at Ohio State takes place September 23

Posted: June 19, 2018

Seeking Solutions in Research Integrity: A View from All Perspectives

The free, one-day national conference will bring together multiple stakeholders – researchers, institutions, publishers, funders, scientific societies, the press, and federal agencies – to discuss concerns in research integrity from different perspectives and to reflect on current efforts being taken to address these concerns. A broad collaboration between multiple partners in the research community will lay the foundation to detail next steps in fostering changes to enhance integrity in research.

Sunday, September 23, 2018
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
The Blackwell Inn and Conference Center
The Ohio State University
Website: research.osu.edu/risummit

Questions to be addressed:

  • How can institutions use the NASEM Report on Fostering Integrity in Research to effect positive change?
  • What can institutions do to create a more effective environment for scientists to perform research reflecting the highest standards of research integrity?
  • How can senior research leaders help their universities manage complex research misconduct matters:
  • What are current and developing guidance/policies from institutions and journals to tackle emerging research integrity issues?
  • What are the editorial challenges in managing falsification, fabrication and plagiarism?
  • How can research misconduct proceedings be handled to adapt to the current complexity of cases and adhere to confidentiality requirements and demands for transparency?
  • Next steps: Where do we go from here?

Visit the Research Integrity Summit website to view the agenda, list of speakers and travel information.

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