Research integrity: clinical trials transparency Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 24 October 2017 Question number

Professor Dorothy Bishop, Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology, University of Oxford; Dr Arnaud Vaganay, Director, Meta-Lab; and Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser FRS, former Chair, Steering Group on the Culture of Scientific Research, Nuffield Council on Bioethics


Dr Elizabeth Wager, Publications Consultant, Sideview, and Honorary Co-ordinator, the REWARD Alliance; Professor Sir Ian Diamond, Research Policy Network, Universities UK; Professor Ian Walmsley, Pro Vice Chancellor for Research Working Group, Russell Group; and Dr Peter Wilmshurst, Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Stoke University Hospital


Tuesday 21 November 2107

Professor David Hand, Royal Statistical Society; Dr Damian Pattinson, Vice President of Publishing Innovation, Research Square; and Wendy Appleby, Registrar and Head of Student & Registry Services, University College London


Dr Trish Groves, Director of Academic Outreach, British Medical Journal; Dr Elizabeth Moylan, Senior Editor for Peer Review Strategy and Innovation, BioMedCentral (representing the Committee on Publication Ethics); Catriona Fennell, Director of Publishing Services, Elsevier (representing The Publishers Association); and Dr Alyson Fox, Director of Grants Management, Wellcome Trustl


Monday 4 December 2107

Dr Ivan Oransky, Co-Founder, Retraction Watch, and Distinguished Writer in Residence, New York University Arthur Carter Journalism Institute; and Professor C K Gunsalus, Director, US National Centre for Professional and Research Ethics


Dr Ben Goldacre, DataLab, Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford; Dr Simon Kolstoe, Senior Lecturer and University Ethics Adviser, University of Portsmouth, and Independent Chair of Hampshire A (NHS) and the MOD research ethics committees; and Síle Lane, Head of International Campaigns and Policy, Sense about Science


Tuesday 30 January 2018

Professor Sir Bernard Silverman, Chair of Trustees, UK Research Integrity Office; and James Parry, Chief Executive, UK Research Integrity Office


Dr Tony Peatfield, Director of Corporate Affairs, Medical Research Council, and Chairman, RCUK Good Research Conduct Network; and Dr Steven Hill, Head of Research Policy, Higher Education Funding Council for England


Professor Jonathan Montgomery, Chair, Health Research Authority


Tuesday 6 March 2018

Professor Sir Mark Walport, Chief Executive, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)


Tuesday 8 May 2018

Mr Sam Gyimah MP, Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation; and Dr Patrick Vallance, Government Chief Scientific Adviser and Head of Government Science and Engineering Profession, Government Office for Science


Published: 30 October 2018