Promoting FAIR principles in the healthcare field

A brief report on a new project that the DCC is involved with and which encourages participation, FAIR4Health.

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Privacy and Academic Research

This guest blog is courtesy of Marlon Domingus, community lead research data management at Erasmus University Rotterdam. It reflects on their experience of supporting privacy in academic research, providing an infographic as a case study.

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Guest blog: Ethics and research data management in arts, humanities and social science research

Dr Swijghuisen Reigersberg is a Visiting Fellow at the Music, Mind and Brain Centre, Psychology Department, Goldsmiths, University of London developing research into Music, Health and Wellbeing from applied/ medical ethnomusicological and interdisciplinary perspectives. Research specialities include: applied/ medical ethnomusicology, Australian Aboriginal music, research ethics, politics of representation, spirituality and interdisciplinarity. Presently Dr Swijghuisen Reigersberg is exploring how culture impacts on music therapy and psychology research, practice and pedagogy. She is also a research development officer in the central Goldsmiths Research Office and a member of the University’s Research Ethics and Integrity Committee.

Here, she blogs for us about definitions, ethics and data sharing issues in RDM for arts and humanities research.

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Organisational perspectives at #idcc11

Summary of presentations in the organisational perspectives session at #idcc11

Data Matters: A view from a research funder
David Lynn, Head of Strategic Planning and Policy, Wellcome Trust
Taking care of the university's research data
Jeff Haywood, Vice Principal Knowledge Management, Chief Information Officer and Librarian, University of Edinburgh
Data Transparency: Managing the legislative risk
Andrew Charlesworth, Director of the Centre for IT and Law (CITL), University of Bristol


Photo (c) Tim Gander

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