Comment to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, 115th Congress

1. It is important to obtain accurate assessments of the actual amount of research misconduct Members of Congress, especially members of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, should be urged to reconsider the quality of the data being relied upon for the number of research misconduct findings. In an article published in Science Magazine […]

U.S. Supreme Court Petition re Judicial Oversight

  [pdf-embedder url=”” title=”SCt Cert Petition – Cropped 040617 – FINAL copy”]   A pdf version of the petition can be downloaded here. A text version follows.   No.________ ================================================================ In The Supreme Court of the United States ——————————––♦——————————–– UNITED STATES OF AMERICA EX REL. ROBERT P. BAUCHWITZ, M.D., PH.D., Petitioner, v. WILLIAM K. HOLLOMAN, […]

More on research misconduct oversight and conflicts of interest

Background We stated in a recent article discussing the federal Office of Research Integrity (ORI) that, were they to actually act as a real audit entity, then their also acting as a consulting function for the same institutions could produce a conflict of interest (COI). (“The Essential Need for Research Misconduct Allegation Audits”,  Science and […]