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Public trust in science is crucial. As researchers, we need to safeguard ethics and integrity in scientific research. Yet in Europe there is no central resource containing information on how to perform science responsibly and with integrity. Therefore, we are strongly committed to building a new online platform for the research community. This new platform will offer help to anyone seeking support in handling ...continue reading "EnTIRE – Supporting good science"

HHS Office of Research Integrity

ORI has announced two funding opportunities. Both focus on research integrity and the responsible conduct of research.

The deadline is March 26, 2018.


From: Science And Technology Committee <>
Date: November 30, 2017 at 7:34:55 AM CST
Subj: Science and Technology Committee Press Release: Evidence hearing

House of Commons
Science and Technology Committee

EVIDENCE HEARING: Research integrity
Monday 4 December 2017 at 4.30 pm
Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
Eastern 11:30 am | Central 10:30 am | Mountain 9:30 am | Pacific 8:30 am

The Science and Technology Committee holds its third evidence session on Research integrity. Watch it online at Parliament TV. ...continue reading "UK Parliament hearing on research integrity, Dec. 4"

Association for Association for Practical and Professional Ethics
Twenty-seventh Annual International Conference

Attend and participate in Teaching Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity
Thursday, March 1, 2018

The workshop will be a forum for novice and experienced research ethics instructors to hone their skills.  Activities will include an opening presentation on the current state of research ethics education in universities, opportunities for participants to present their own ethics education resources to peers and receive ...continue reading "APPE – Teaching Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity"

Brian C. Martinson sent me a link to a score or more of comment or news items; see Media Coverage: Fostering Integrity in Research. I won't be updating this post again.

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report, Fostering Integrity in Research, has gotten some press. ...continue reading "Update: Fostering Integrity in Research"

Invitation to a "report release and public briefing event"

I am pleased to share this invitation. - Ken

From: Arrison, Tom <>
Sent: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 2:38 PM
  To: Pimple, Kenneth D
Subj: Fostering Integrity in Research-Release Event and 
      Public Briefing April 11

Dear Prof. Pimple:

I am writing to invite you to attend a Report Release and Public Briefing Event for the report Fostering Integrity in Research.

The event will be held on Tuesday, April 11 at 2:00 PM EDT at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington DC. ...continue reading "National Academy of Sciences event, April 11"