Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
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 More24/09/2018 EQUATOR Network awarded for reducing waste in research
The Cochrane-REWARD Prize was announced during the gala dinner at the Cochrane Colloquium in Edinburgh The EQUATOR Network Education and Training Manager, Caroline Struthers, has just received the Cochrane-REWARD Prize from the hands of Sir Iain Chalmers during … Read More17/08/2018 NEW open access online course on using reporting guidelines
We are delighted to announce the launch of a new open-access online course Reporting guidelines: simple and powerful tools to increase the impact and visibility of your research . The course is the result of a collaboration between the EQUATOR … Read More22/06/2018 From Edinburgh to Bucharest for the EQUATOR “GoodReports” project
Report from Caroline Struthers, Education and Training Manager, UK EQUATOR Centre, Oxford In September 2017 I was lucky enough to represent EQUATOR at a round table discussion during the LAVA-ESLAV-ECLAM conference on Reproducibility of Animal Studies in Edinburgh. All attendees … Read More
How can reporting quality interfere with reproducibility issues and overall trust in science results? With that question in mind, we participated in the Reproducibility, Replicability and Trust in Science conference organised by the Wellcome Genome Campus from 9 to 11...