Policy/advocacy posts

*Note: more recent posts found in the Perspectives/Interviews section*

Biomedical research policy & advocacy posts: 

A Junior Researcher’s Opinion on the NIH Grant Support Index (GSI) – Future of Research blog, October 25, 2017.

Postdoc Reactions to the FLSA Fiasco – Part 2 – Future of Research blog, September 28, 2017.

Standing up for science and changing it: a tale of tweet chats  – Future of Research blog, September 11, 2017.

Postdoc Reactions to the FLSA Fiasco – Part 1 – Future of Research blog, September 8, 2017.

Marching for a change in the culture of science – Future of Research blog, May 2, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog).

Why should you march for science? – Academics for the Future of Science (AFS) blog, February 22, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog and to the Future of Research blog). 

How can young trainees improve the scientific enterprise? – Academics for the Future of Science (AFS) blog, December 9, 2016. 

New article-level metric to measure the influence of scientific publications*- Rescuing Biomedical Research (RBR) Blog, September 14, 2016. 

Chemistry society to embrace preprint servers*- Rescuing Biomedical Research (RBR) Blog, August 15, 2016. 

More rounds of grant review do not necessarily equal more funding*- Rescuing Biomedical Research (RBR) Blog, August 12, 2016. 

Why do we still need an Association for Women in Science? An Interview with Isabel C. Escobar – ASCB COMPASS blog, July 27, 2016.

Women in STEM: Still So Few and Far Between – ASCB COMPASS blog, July 22, 2016.

Reassessing postdoctoral needs—an NPA Advocacy Committee Survey – ASCB COMPASS blog, February 19, 2016.

*Helped pilot Rescuing Biomedical Research (RBR) writing program

Biomedical research policy & advocacy workshop summaries:

Resources to address challenges for international students and postdocs – ASCB COMPASS blog, January 12, 2018 (with Gary McDowell).

Defending Science and Scientific Integrity in the Age of Trump: a Session at the 2017 AAAS Meeting – Academics for the Future of Science (AFS) blog, July 27, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog).

Bringing Scholarly Communication into the 21st Century: a Workshop at the 2017 AAAS Meeting – Future of Research blog, July 24, 2017.

A Personal Perspective on Science; The AAAS President’s Address at the 2017 AAAS Meeting – Academics for the Future of Science (AFS) blog, July 23, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog).

Naomi Oreskes: The Scientist as Sentinel – a Talk at the 2017 AAAS Meeting – Academics for the Future of Science (AFS) blog, July 13, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog).

Advocating for science: a summary of key skills learned through a series of workshops – Future of Research blog, July 10, 2017.

Perspectives on changing science from the 2nd Homo scientificus europaeus Meeting – Future of Research blog, June 5, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog).

Tracking Postdoc Trends and Outcomes at the NIH: a Talk by Dr. P. Kay Lund – Future of Research blog, May 24, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog).

Examining Administrative Research Data to Track Postdoc Career Outcomes: a Talk by Dr. Nancy Calvin-Naylor – Future of Research blog, May 22, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog). 

Rigor and Reproducibility One Year Later: How Has the Biomedical Community Responded? A Workshop at the 2017 AAAS Meeting – Future of Research blog, May 9, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog).

How Early Career Scientists Can Serve Science Through Policy: a Workshop at the 2017 AAAS Meeting – Academics for the Future of Science (AFS) blog, April 14, 2017 (reposted to the Future of Research blog and to the Life Science Network blog).

Economic Implications of Scientific Training in the Biomedical Research Workforce: a Workshop at the 2017 AAAS Meeting – Future of Research blog, April 7, 2017 (reposted to the Life Science Network blog). 

Crisis in biomedical science: time for a change? Notes on a talk by Arturo Casadevall – Future of Research blog, February 20, 2017. 

Advocating for Science Meeting Highlights – Future of Research blog, October 28, 2016. 

Policy career interviews:

Member Spotlight – Dr. Anne Kornahrens – Association for Women in Science, May 2, 2018. 

Enhancing Diversity in Science: a Career in Science Policy – ASM Careers blog, February 14, 2018. 

Navigating a Science Policy Career: an Interview with Kate Stoll, Senior Policy Advisor for the MIT Washington Office  – ASM Careers blog, February 22, 2017. 

 

 

 

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