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Apr 10

Dr. H.M. Krishna Murthy committed research misconduct in research supported by PHS grants. Dr. Murthy requested a hearing before an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) of the Departmental Appeals Board to dispute the findings. The ALJ issued a recommended decision to the Acting Assistant Secretary for Health (ASH) granting summary judgment in favor of ORI and sustaining ORI’s proposal to impose a ten-year debarment and a ten-year ban...

Apr 03

Because Dr. Brandi Baughman knew when she signed the 2017 Agreement with ORI that there was an additional paper with falsified figures, she agreed to exclude herself voluntarily from any contracting or subcontracting with any agency of the United States Government...

Mar 14

ORI found that Dr. Bhagavathi Narayanan engaged in research misconduct by knowingly and intentionally falsifying and/or fabricating data reported in the following three published papers and seven grant applications submitted to NIH.

Feb 21

Indiana University and Purdue University are co-sponsoring an ORI funded conference on plagiarism on April 3-5, 2018.

Feb 19

ORI found that Respondent engaged in research misconduct by intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly reporting falsified and/or fabricated data and/or falsifying and/or fabricating data in two (2) papers: