4A: “Open Mike” with Dr. Michael Lauer

Level

All

Repeat Session 1A

Dr. Michael Lauer is the NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research and author of the NIH blog, “Open Mike”. If you are interested in a personal and candid conversation about what is on the mind of senior NIH management, then this is an unforgettable opportunity.

Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • explain challenges that affect the rigor and reproducibility of research findings;
  • describe how NIH and others are evaluating the effectiveness and role of peer review in making funding decisions;
  • describe how NIH plans to expand the dissemination of findings from NIH-funded clinical trials; and
  • describe how NIH is thinking about the value of bibliometric assessments of its funded research.

Location: Maryland B Date: May 12, 2016 Time: 3:15 pm - 4:30 pm Michael Lauer, M.D.