On February 22, 2016, three years to the day after the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) issued the memo entitled, Increasing Access to the Results of Federally Funded Scientific Research, OSTP issued an update on agencies’ progress.
The 2013 directive mandated “federal agencies with more than $100 million in annual research and development (R&D) expenditures to...
The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) released in February 2016 a new publication, Doing Global Science: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in the Global Research Enterprise (see the Research Office blog post about it).
While the book provides guidance on the responsible conduct of research (RCR) in a global context, that doesn’t always mean going to other countries to conduct research; it also...
The University Instrumentation Center (UIC) recently initiated a project in partnership with the Energy Office, the Sustainability Institute and the College of Life Sciences and Agriculture (COLSA) to evaluate an alternative freezer technology far superior to traditional ultralow freezers.
The University of New Hampshire operates and maintains -80 °C freezers to retain biological and chemical...
If you like being in-the-know about the latest compliance happenings, regulatory updates and related news, then this is for you.
Research Integrity Services has added several new pages to collect news items and noteworthy events in various compliance arenas:
Conflict of Interest (COI);
Export Controls and Sanctions;
Health Information Privacy (HIPAA);
Human Subjects and IRB...
Do you have questions about conflicts of interest and commitment? Well, we would love to help you answer them!
Research Integrity Services has added a new "FAQs" page to its Conflicts of Interest & Commitment website, covering the basics of Financial Conflict of Interest in Research. The online training module is also an excellent resource for reviewing the concepts and issues related to...