Today! Live Stream Available for Research Reproducibility Conference

Shirley Zhao

Shirley Zhao
Shirley Zhao is currently an Assistant Librarian (Clinical) at the University of Utah Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library. She consults and teaches workshops and courses on information/data literacy, data management, and reproducible research practices. She supports evidence retrieval and synthesis, including literature searching, reference management, and protocol development. Shirley also consults on issues in scholarly communication, publishing, and research software/tools. Her interests include data science; reproducibility; open science; research impact; and science communication.

Breaking news: we are excited to announce that the following sessions of the Research Reproducibility Conference today will be live streamed on YouTube!

Time Session
8:30 – 8:45 AM Opening Remarks: Melissa Rethlefsen (Utah) & Andy Weyrich (Utah)
8:45 – 9:45 AM Mayden Lecture: Hilda Bastian (NIH)
10:00 – 11:30 AM Federal Agency Support for Research Reproducibility
Moderator: Thomas Parks (Utah)
Panelists: Lisa Meier McShane (NCI) & Kathy Partin (ORI)
11:30 – 12:30 PM Featured Speaker: David Moher (OHRI)
4:00 – 5:00 PM Snyder Lecture: John Ioannidis (Stanford)
5:00 – 5:15 PM Closing Remarks & Best Poster Award
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Now’s your chance to join us from anywhere around the world as we discuss how institutions can help support research reproducibility and make more research true, furthering the dialogue around open science, open data, transparency, and good research practices. Follow and contribute to the conversation via the Twitter hashtags #UtahRR16 and #MakeResearchTrue.

For the full conference schedule, please click here. This conference is sponsored by the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library and the Vice President for Research. You may direct any questions to