Webinar: Rapid communication of COVID-19 research
Tuesday, March 31, 12pm-1:30pm ET (9am PT, 5pm BST, 6pm CEST – see in your time zone)
Join ASAPbio and the Knowledge Futures Group for a conversation about new ways of sharing scientific information relevant to the coronavirus pandemic via preprints, rapid peer review, and more. Individual talks will be followed by a round-table discussion and an audience Q&A period. Register here.
Introduction by Richard Wilder, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations
- Dave O’Connor, University of Wisconsin
- Richard Sever, bioRxiv and medRxiv, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
- Michael Johansson, Outbreak Science
- Daniela Saderi, PREreview
Welcoming new board members
We are happy to welcome five new members to our Board of Directors: Needhi Bhalla, Jesse Bloom, Iain Cheeseman, R. Dyche Mullins, and Mark Patterson. See the complete list on our about page.
Weigh in on open access: OSTP RFI deadline extended
The United States Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) has released a Request for Information (RFI) on “Public Access to Peer-Reviewed Scholarly Publications, Data and Code Resulting From Federally Funded Research.” After an extension, the deadline to comment is April 6, 2020.
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