Information on selected past UKRIO events can be found below.
Our 2019 conference gave an an update on the research integrity landscape, discussing the outcome of the House of Common’s Science and Technology Committee’s inquiry into research integrity, the revision of the Concordat to Support Research Integrity and other key developments. Keynote speakers discussed research integrity in the UK and international contexts, and also the vital role that leadership and team-building has in ensuring that research is high-quality and of high ethical standards.
The keynote speakers were:
- Susan Zimmerman, Executive Director, Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research, Canada
- Professor Leanne Hodson, Professor of Metabolic Physiology/BHF Senior Research Fellow in Basic Science, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Oxford
- Dr Sion Parry, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Oxford
- Professor Sir Bernard Silverman FRS FAcSS, Chair, UKRIO; former Home Office Chief Scientific Adviser
Parallel sessions discussed developments in addressing research misconduct, enhancing the reliability and reproducibility of research, improving the reporting of clinical trials, and much more.
A selection of presentations and other materials from the conference is available here.