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Equity in the Computer Science Education Research Community

I’ve been involved in some conversations recently about the upcoming Latice 2017 conference, which I have found both personally painful and thought provoking. Latice 2017 will be held in Saudi Arabia, with a partial motivation at least of making the Computer Science Education Research community more accessible to the large number of female academics in Saudi Arabia who are interested in this space, but due to cultural and legal reasons, find it difficult to attend international conferences. 1,131 more words

Higher Education

Around the corner: the new EU Clinical Trials Regulation

On May 28, 2016, the new EU Clinical Trials Regulation will start to replace the 2001 Clinical Trials Directive. EU regulators as well as industry specialists have high hopes for this change. 1,272 more words

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CFP: Studying Social Media and Digital Infrastructures: a workshop-within-a-conference

part of the 50th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-50)

paper submission deadline: June 15, 2016, 11:59pm HST.


For fifty years, the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) has been a home for researchers in the information, computer, and system sciences ( 917 more words

Where to publish and not to publish in bioethics

Allegedly, there are over 8.000 so called predatory journals out there. Instead of supporting readers and science, these journals serve their own economic interests first and at best offer dubious merits for scholars. 1,734 more words

In The Research Debate

Jonathan Montgomery on Confidentiality and CRISPR

This week, the National Ethics Capability Committee had the pleasure of hosting Professor Jonathan Montgomery (UCL), Chair of the Nuffield Council of Bioethics and the Health Research Authority in England.  787 more words

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The Ethics of Non-Human Primate Research

Andrew Fenton and L. Syd M. Johnson criticize the acceptance of non-human primate research. 891 more words

Research Ethics