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New Research Misconduct Finding: Parag Patel

ORI and Advocate Health Care found that Parag Patel, D.O., engaged in research misconduct by directing or intimidating others to falsify data to make subjects eligible for a study when they otherwise may not have been eligible.

Watch "The Research Clinic" Trailer

ORI and OHRP presents "The Research Clinic," an interactive training video to protect subjects and prevent research misconduct.  Expected release date: 04/01/2014.

December 2013 ORI Newsletter Available (.pdf)

The latest ORI quarterly newsletter features commentaries from invited writer about research on the responsible conduct of research.

New Research Misconduct Finding: Dong-Pyou Han

The respondent falsified results in research to develop a vaccine against human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) by intentionally spiking samples of rabbit sera with antibodies to provide the desired results.

New Research Misconduct Finding: Baoyan Xu

ORI found that Dr. Baoyan Xu engaged in research misconduct in research supported by intramural research at NHLBI, NIH.

New Research Misconduct Finding: Timothy Sheehy

ORI found that the Timothy Sheehy engaged in research misconduct by fabricating and/or falsifying U.S. Public Health Service (PHS)-supported data in Table 1 included in Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19(4):973-977, 2010.

2014 Grant FOA on Research on Research Integrity (RRI)

The FOA announcement on the granting round published on December 2, 2013. The FOA application must be received by April 14, 2014 by 5:00 PM. Webinar training related to the FOA foci and budget questions will occur on January 15 by 5:00 P.M.

New Research Misconduct Finding: Hao Wang

ORI found that Dr. Hao Wang engaged in research misconduct in research supported by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), subaward 0016244 from Prime Award U01 AI074676 to the University of Pittsburgh.

New Research Misconduct Finding: Nitin Aggarwal

ORI found that that the respondent engaged in research misconduct by falsifying and/or fabricating PHS-supported data in six figures that were included in two publications, one grant application to the American Heart Association, one grant application to NIH, and the respondent’s Ph.D. thesis.

"The Lab" is now available with Spanish subtitles

This translation allows "The Lab" to be accessible thousands of Spanish-speaking researchers and students who may one day come to the US to further their training.

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