PCRI Symposium

PCRI Symposium - March 29, 2019 - Alfred Lerner Hall, Columbia University

A University Symposium: Promoting Credibility, Reproducibility and Integrity in Research

Columbia University and NYC Co-Sponsors* are bringing another PCRI Symposium to the NYC area on March 29, 2019! This day-long symposium will address several issues that can affect the scientific enterprise including: bias, reproducibility, and transparency from the perspectives of leading experts, high-profile journal editors, funders, and researchers. Each session will present potential solutions to promote research quality so that attendees leave with strategies to enhance their own science. 

The stimulating and provocative program is for researchers at all stages of their careers.

PCRI Symposium will be held in Alfred Lerner Hall, Columbia University - 2920 Broadway New York, NY - (between 114th and 115th)

*NYC Co-Sponsors: City University of New York, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York University, New York University School of Medicine- NYU Langone Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, The Rockefeller University and Weill Cornell Medicine


Dr. Howard Bauchner (Boston University School of Medicine, Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of the American Medical Association)
Dr. Melissa Begg (Columbia University)
Dr. Arturo Casadevall (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
Dr. Veronique Kiermer (Executive Editor for The Public Library of Science)
Dr. Sandra Soo-Jin Lee (Columbia University)
Dr. Meredith LeMasurier (Editorial Director, Nature)
Dr. Marcia McNutt (President, National Academy of Sciences)
Dr. Brian Nosek* (University of Virginia, Center for Open Science)
Dr. Shai Silberberg (Director of Research Quality at NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
Dr. Anne L. Taylor (Columbia University)
Dr. Maria Zuber (MIT, former Chair of National Science Board)
And more! 

* - Keynote Speaker

Registration Information

To provide an informative and rewarding experience, a minimal registration fee is required to help cover the costs associated with providing breakfast, refreshments, lunch, and post-event reception.

Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to attend, you must cancel your registration no later than 9 am on March 26th. Registration fees are non-refundable after the cancellation deadline.

Questions? Contact the organizers at PCRI@columbia.edu | Follow the conversation #PCRISymposium

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