Daniel Shanahan joined BioMed Central in 2013 as Associate Publisher, where he oversees a portfolio of broad-scope biomedical journals and the ISRCTN trial registry. In his role he drives a number open science and research transparency strategies and initiatives, including chairing the Threaded Publications (Linked Clinical Trials) working group with Crossref. He is part of the Advisory Boards for OpenTrials and the Methods in Research on Research (MIROR) project, is a member of the CONSORT Group and has helped develop a number of research reporting statements, and is participating in strategic efforts to encourage the wider adoption of reporting guidelines, and to improve policies to combat publication bias and selective reporting, among others.
Monday, June 27
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM