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Peer review workshops
Find out about peer review. Debate challenges to the system. Discuss the role of peer review for scientists and the public.
Sense About Science held three workshops on Peer Review in 2013. Peer Review: The Nuts and Bolts is a free half-day workshop for early career researchers and explores how peer review works, how to get involved, the challenges to the system, and the role of peer review in helping the public to evaluate research claims.
- 5th September 2013, Royal Statistical Society Annual Conference, Newcastle. See flyer with details.
- 31st May, London: This workshop took place at the SAGE offices in London. Read more about the day, including photos and video from the workshop.
- 5th July 2013 University of Sussex, Brighton: Read a summary of the workshop with photos.
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Check out photos and summary of the final media workshop of 2013, hosted by the University of Glasgow on 26th November.
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Read about this year's Peer Review: the nuts and bolts workshops, held in London, Brighton and Newcastle.
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