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  • Biomedical editors survey on peer-review
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    Our fellow Cecilia Superchi is calling for biomedical editors to participate in her study aiming at investigating how they define the quality of a peer-review report. This survey constitutes the second part of her research project: in a first phase she conducted a systematic review to analyze the existing tools used to assess the quality of peer-review…

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  • Tell the FDA to identify and punish organisation and people who are not reporting clinical trial results
    Tell the FDA to identify and punish organisation and people who are not reporting clinical trial results
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    The FDA Amendment Act 2007 says that lots of clinical trials in the US should be registered on ClinicalTrials.gov and report results information there within 12 months of the end of the trial. AllTrials’s FDAAA TrialsTracker shows that 628 clinical trials have broken this law since the first trials became due in January this year. Information on what…

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  • SpotOn 2018
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    SpotOn London is ready to push the boundaries of science communication and policy with a new one-day conference taking place at the Francis Crick Institute in London on Saturday, 3rd November 2018. The event will be a dynamic, highly interactive meeting of researchers, science communicators, technologists, and those interested in science policy. The theme of this…

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  • COMET VII meeting
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    The COMET Initiative is working to improve the quality of health care by facilitating the preparation of core outcome sets which could be used in research, including randomised trials and systematic reviews, in a specific topic area. The seventh COMET meeting will be held in Amsterdam on 15-16 November 2018. The programme will provide opportunities for…

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  • 6th World Conference on Research Integrity
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    The WCRI is the largest and most significant international conference on research integrity. Since the first conference in Lisbon in 2007, it has given researchers, teachers, funding agencies, government officials, journal editors, senior administrators, and research students opportunities to share experiences and to discuss and promote integrity in research. The 6thWorld Conference on Research Integrity…

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  • Some thoughts and feedback on the G-I-N Conference 2018
    Some thoughts and feedback on the G-I-N Conference 2018
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    Two of the MiRoR fellows had the opportunity to present their research projects at the Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) Conference held in Manchester this autumn. For Alice and Maria, it was an enriching and insightful experience. Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) Conference 2018, Manchester UK The 14th annual G-I-N conference took take place in Manchester, United Kingdom, from…

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  • EBM Live 2019
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    Jointly hosted by the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford and The BMJ, Evidence-Based Medicine Live is taking place on July 15-17, 2019 at the Said Business School, University of Oxford. Evidence-Based Medicine Live offers a platform that encourages debate on the current status and future directions of EBM. This event will…

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  • ISCB40
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    The International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB) is devoted to stimulate research into the principles and methodology used in the design and analysis of clinical research and to increase the relevance of statistical theory to the real world of clinical medicine. The 40th Annual Conference of the ISCB is taking place on July 14-18, 2019 in…

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  • ICTMC 2019
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    The 5th International Clinical Trials Methodology Conference (ICTMC) is taking place on October 6-9, 2019 in Brighton (UK). The event promises to be a unique opportunity for those working in clinical trials to meet and discuss the current issues within trials and trials methodology. The event will showcase the very latest in trials methodology research and offer plenty…

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  • MiRoR seminar on meta-research
    MiRoR seminar on meta-research
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    The MiRoR consortium organised a sucessful seminar dedicated to Innovative initiatives to transform research and meet the challenges of the 21st century. This seminar took place at the School of Medicine of the University of Split (Croatia) on October 2, 2018. Guest speakers in this event are top leader contributors in the field of meta research….

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