Category Archives: Workshops

Submit your Poster for our Upcoming Research Reproducibility Conference

  The Research Reproducibility Conference will bring together researchers, students, and administrators for a frank discussion on how to build research integrity through reproducibility. We hope to further the dialog around open science, open data, transparency, and good research practices. The conference will be held June 15, 2018 at The University of Utah S. J. …Read More »

West Coast Systematic Review Workshop

This September, UCLA in Los Angeles will be hosting the West Coast Systematic Reviews Workshop for Researchers. The four-day, free workshop will help health science professionals learn how to best perform searches, manage citations and better understand the systematic review process. For more information or to apply please visit the workshop website    

Improve your productivity in 2017 – Appy Hour, January 10, 1pm

What’s your New Year’s Resolution? Do you wish to communicate better with your team? Is it to improve project management? Or to increase your productivity in general? Come to Appy Hour on Tuesday, January 10, 1-2pm. We will meet in the Garden Level of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library. There will be light …Read More »

Center for Open Science Workshops

Following the discussions at the Research Reproducibility Conference, the Center for Open Science and The University of Utah Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library are hosting free, practical, hands-on workshops to create more rigorous, open, impactful, and reproducible research. Join April Clyburne-Sherin, MS for a half-day on November 15, 2016 focusing on concrete steps to …Read More »

Announcement: Research Reproducibility 2016

Research Reproducibility Conference November 14-15, 2016 Website | Twitter Reproducibility of research is critical to the advancement of science. Bringing together researchers, students, and administrators at the first Research Reproducibility Conference to start a frank discussion on how institutions can help support research reproducibility and make more research true, we hope to further the dialog …Read More »

Writing Your Thesis/Dissertation?

Attention graduate students! Get ready for the next Dissertation Writing Boot Camp by familiarizing yourself with the mechanics and thesis templates. All workshops and the boot camp are held at Marriott Library. The Mechanics of Organizing and Writing Your Thesis / Dissertation Thursday, March 10, 2016 @ 4-5 PM Formatting Your Thesis or Dissertation in …Read More »

December Appy Hour Education Recap

On Wednesday, December 16, Appy Hour Education attendees learned about Apple’s ResearchKit. ResearchKit is an open source software framework for researchers to create new apps for their research projects. The apps can reach a broader audience and engage more patients in health studies. Patients can learn about the study, sign consent forms, and participant in …Read More »

Appy Hour Education: ResearchKit

Wednesday, December 16, 2015, 2:00-3:00pm followed by Q&A with refreshments Health Sciences Education Building (HSEB), Room 2600 The guest speaker, Dr. Lina Lander is the lead liaison for research institutions at Apple Inc., in this role she works on innovative projects to advance universities’ research, teaching, and service initiatives. Dr. Lander will share a few …Read More »