Tag Archives: Scientific Rigor

NIH Advisory Council Considers Ways to Enhance Efficiency of Peer Review

On September 25, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Center for Scientific Review (CSR) Advisory Council convened to discuss topics related to peer review. NIH Principal Deputy Director Larry Tabak, DDS, PhD, provided an overview of the recently released Next Generation Researchers Initiative and the agency’s plans to increase stability in the biomedical research workforce… Read More »

FASEB Hosts Discussion on Rigor and Reproducibility of Research Using Mouse Models

On August 12, the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) hosted a dialogue about the challenges of research with mouse models. The event was the first of three planned roundtable discussions on scientific rigor and reproducibility presented by FASEB. The goal of these discussions is to produce guidelines to facilitate investigator compliance with… Read More »