Research Integrity - Important dates

  • Posted on: 24 April 2014
  • Last updated on: 2 December 2019

Important dates

2020

  • ENRIO 2020 Congress on Research Integrity Practice, 5-7th October 2020, Helsinki and Espoo, Finland

    2019

  • [Hong Kong, 2-5 June 2019] The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI 2010), Hong Kong, June 2nd-5th, 2019
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  • 2017

    2016

    2015

    2014

    • [Beijing, 2014] Workshop "Science assessment and research integrity", Beijing - April, 9th, 2014
    2013

    2012

    2011

    2010

    2009

    2008

    2007

    • [Lisbon 2007] The 1st World Conference on Research Integrity.
      The European Science Foundation (ESF) and the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Research Integrity (ORI) have organised the first World Conference on Research Integrity in Lisbon, Portugal (16-19 September 2007). Organized at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, this conference was supported by the European Commission.
    • The OECD published its report "Best practices for ensuring scientific integrity and preventing misconduct"
    • [Tokyo 2007] The Global Science Forum of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) sponsored an international consultation of more than 50 government-designated delegations, based on an initiative from the Delegations of Japan and Canada. On February 22-23, 2007, in Tokyo, the Global Science Forum and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT) held the Workshop on Best Practices for Ensuring Scientific Integrity and Preventing Misconduct
    2006

    2005

    2004

    2003

    2002

    2001

    2000

    1999

    • The Inserm creates its delegation for research integrity (DIS)
    1998

    • The Inserm creates the first mission of reflexion of research integrity
    1993

    1992

    • In May 1992, the Office of Scientific Integrity (OSI) and the Office of Scientific Integrity Review (OSIR) were consolidated into the Office of Research Integrity (ORI)
    • The National Academy of Sciences published Responsible Science: Ensuring the Integrity of the Research Process, Vol. 1. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences Press (1992).
    1989

    • The Public Health Service (PHS) created the Office of Scientific Integrity (OSI) in the Office of the Director, NIH
    • The Public Health Service (PHS) created the Office of Scientific Integrity Review (OSIR) in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH).
    1986

    • The NIH assigned to its Institutional Liaison Office a responsibility for receiving and responding to reports of research misconduct
    • Public Health Service. "Interim Policies and Procedures forDealing With Possible Misconduct in Science." NIH Guide to Grants and Contracts 15 (11) 1-37 (July 18, 1986).
    1985

    • The United States Congress passed the Health Research Extension Act of 1985 (Public Law 99-158). The Section 493, which was added to the Public Health Service (PHS) Act, required research institutions to reviewreports of "scientific fraud" and required the Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to establish an administrative process to respond to such information and to recommend sanctions where appropriate.
    1981

    • Albert Gore Jr., A young Democratic House representative and chair of the Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee of the House Science and Technology Committee.
    1974

    • First cases of scientific fraud emerged in the USA. According the USA Research Integrity Office,"some twelve cases of research misconduct were disclosed in this country between 1974-1981".
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    The 9th century

    • The first documented description of a peer-review process was presented in the Ethics of the Physician book written, in the 9th-century, by the Arab physician Ishaq ibn Ala al-Ruhawi (854-931) In 2002, Ray Spier published in Trends in Biotechnology : "the history of the peer-review process".