About: Following the historic ASA Statement on P-Values and Statistical Significance, the Symposium on Statistical Inference will focus attention on the “Do’s.” Discussions will center on specific approaches for improving statistical practice as it intersects with three broad components of research activities: conducting research in the 21st century; using research in the 21st century; and sponsoring, disseminating, and replicating research in the 21st century. Please see their website for more information.
Sep 27, 2017 to Sep 29, 2017
The purpose of this course is for students to understand the principles of meta-research and to develop skills in relation to research synthesis, meta-analysis and assessment of bias in biomedical research.
Dec 05, 2017 to Dec 06, 2017
BITSS will hold its sixth Annual Meeting on December 5-6, 2017 in Berkeley, California to bring together leaders from academia, scholarly publishing, and policy to share knowledge and discuss the evolving movement toward research transparency in order to strengthen the standards of openness and integrity across social science disciplines.