Drs. Reynolds and Vasilopoulos to present at Research Reproducibility 2020

Two members of our department’s STatistics in Anesthesiology Research (STAR) Core will be presenting at the virtual Research Reproducibility 2020: Educating for Reproducibility conference from Dec. 2 to 3.

The free conference is geared toward anyone interested in research reproducibility and training approaches, including educators in higher education, K-12, and professional development; principal investigators and mentors; students and post-docs; research administrators and research integrity officers; and others interested in research reproducibility, rigor, and replicability.

Penny Reynolds, PhD

Penny Reynolds, PhD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, will present her paper “‘Preproducibility’ and Backwards Design:  Improving preclinical research reproducibility with reporting guidelines” in the 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. paper presentation block on Dec. 2. Paper presenters will give 12-minute talks with 3 minutes for questions.

Terrie Vasilopoulos, PhD

Terrie Vasilopoulos, PhD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, will present a poster during a “Lightning Talks” round from 4:30 to 4:45 p.m. Dec. 2.

The keynote speaker will be Brian Nosek, Executive Director of the Center for Open Science and a Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Virginia, where he mentors students in reproducible, transparent methods.

The conference will take place on the Remo.co platform. Presenters will share their screens at separate virtual “tables” that attendees can join and leave.

Research Reproducibility is organized by Melissa Rethlefesen, MSLS, AHIP, with support from the Smathers Libraries at UF and the UF Conference Department. This conference is funded by the Office of Research Integrity, Department of Health and Human Services, under grant ORIIR190046.

Registration is open through Dec. 2. Visit https://pwd.aa.ufl.edu/researchre-pro/ to learn more.