Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
The UK EQUATOR Centre opened a 3-year Dphil (PhD) position at the Centre for Statistics in Medicine (CSM), the University of Oxford. This is an exciting opportunity for those interested in investigating methodology and research quality in health research, preferably … Read More28/07/2020 EQUATOR Network Newsletter July 2020
The July 2020 issue of our newsletter is now available. Read More30/04/2020 EQUATOR Network Newsletter April 2020
The April 2020 issue of our newsletter is now available Read More20/01/2020 Is our UK Centre’s Publication School changing practice?
After 5 years of delivering its Publication School, our UK EQUATOR Centre is evaluating the effects of this education initiative on authors’ lives and practice. The UK EQUATOR Centre’s Publication School is designed to support early-career researchers and students in … Read More13/06/2019 REWARD | EQUATOR Conference 2020
The next REWARD | EQUATOR Conference will take place in Berlin, Germany, from 20-22 February 2020. Hosted by the QUEST Center at the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) the conference will focus on ‘Sharing Strategies for Research Improvement: Challenges and opportunities for Read More17/04/2019 Early-career researchers praise EQUATOR Publication School
The latest EQUATOR Publication School, held in April at the University of Oxford, was a resounding success. During this intensive two-day workshop, early-career researchers overcame common barriers to publishing their work. Attendees doubled the ratings of their own confidence in … Read More28/01/2019 UK EQUATOR Centre hosts researcher on spin
The UK EQUATOR Centre is hosting Anna Koroleva as a visiting fellow until the end of January. This young Russian researcher in computational linguistics is developing algorithms to detect spin in the reports of clinical trials. Spin in clinical trials … Read More21/12/2018 New ICMJE Recommendations published
The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) has just updated the Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals, formerly known as Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts and followed by hundreds of biomedical journals. The … Read More12/12/2018 EQUATOR Network resources now available in German
Lesen Sie, dies auf Deutsch Sprechen Sie Deutsch? The EQUATOR Network is proud to launch its German pages this week. Now, German-speaking researchers around the world will find resources for better research reporting more easily and quickly, says Shona Kirtley, … Read More25/09/2018 A survey on research transparency: do participate!
The UK Health Research Authority (HRA) is conducting a survey on transparency in research that can be responded until Friday, 28 of September. The survey is aimed primarily at researchers, sponsors and funders, but is open to anyone with an … Read More
In a previous post detailing my time with the EQUATOR Network, I spoke about my work on the STrengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology (STROBE) statement. STROBE is one of the original “core” reporting guidelines which provides guidance...