Tag Archives: National Academies of Science

FASEB Responds to Requests for Information Regarding the Biomedical Research Workforce

On October 3, FASEB provided comments to two requests for input solicited by committees of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine. In comments to the Committee on the Next Generation Researchers Initiative, FASEB offered feedback on recommendations intended to improve the “successful launch and sustainment of careers among the next generation of researchers… Read More »

National Academies release report on fostering integrity in research

On Tuesday, April 11, the National Academies released a new report, Fostering Integrity in Research, an update of the 1992 report, Responsible Science: Ensuring the Integrity of the Research Process. A panel of scientists, ethicists, and others began looking to see whether  an update  was needed in 2012,  ultimately concluding that “changes in the research… Read More »

National Academies’ Next Generation Researchers Initiative gets underway

The first meeting of a National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine study on the difficulties young biomedical researchers face trying to establish and maintain careers as independent scientists took place in Washington, DC, on January 9. The Next Generation Researchers Initiative aims to evaluate numerous factors affecting the transition to independent research careers, including… Read More »