Here’s a list of scheduled appearances. We’ll update as new dates are added. Find past appearances, often with links to presentations and videos, below the list. Interested in having us speak at your event or class? Contact us at ivan-oransky [at] erols.com.
25: Special Symposium: Medical Journals and the Media – A Common Purpose, Society of General Internal Medicine, San Diego, Ivan on panel
30: STM Annual U.S. Spring Conference, Washington, DC, Ivan on panel, “Ethics and Trust in Journal Publishing: How sound is the system?“
14-16: European Health Journalism conference, Coventry, UK, Ivan speaking
15-17: Vienna Biocenter (VBC) PhD retreat, Zwettl, Lower Austria, Ivan speaking
18: UK Conference on Science Journalism, London, Ivan speaking
19: ScienceOnline2012, Raleigh, NC: “Harassing the Powerful for Fun and Profit: An Informal Investigative Reporters’ Guide to Uncovering Secrets and Bypassing Flacks,” Ivan on panel with Charles Duhigg of the New York Times. An audience member captured the whole thing on video. Here’s a collection of resources.
10: “The Future of Research and Social Innovation,” Ivan moderating closing plenary at the EFC Research Forum Stakeholders Conference, Barcelona, Spain. Ivan’s presentation from another part of the meeting, “We Are All Gatekeepers Now,” available here.
13: National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions “Creating Connections” conference, Ivan giving talk on “What Makes Research News? How to Get Journalists’ Attention,” St. Louis, MO. Ivan’s presentation is available here.
19: Ivan addressing National Academy of Sciences’ Committee on Responsible Science meeting on “Ensuring the Integrity of the Research Process,” Washington, DC. Open to the public.
20: Science Online New York City (SONYC), Ivan on panel on detecting and deterring scientific fraud
23: Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Group on Institutional Advancement (GIA) National Professional Development Conference, Ivan on panel, “Scientific Publishing on Fast Forward,” Palm Springs, CA
30: Bioethics Bootcamp: Finding the Must-Read Angle for Science and Medical Stories, organized by Science Writers in New York (SWINY), the Hastings Center, and the City University of New York’s (CUNY) journalism school, with support from the National Association of Science Writers (NASW), Ivan on panel on conflicts of interest among researchers and physicians, New York, NY. Presentation available here.
18-22: Association of Health Care Journalists annual meeting, Ivan and Gary Schwitzer running workshop, “Evaluating Medical Evidence for Journalists,” and Ivan presenting with Rob Logan on finding hidden gems in PubMed, Atlanta, GA. Medical evidence slides here.
23-24: Science Writing in the Age of Denial, Ivan on panel, “Fairness Without False Balance,” Madison, Wisconsin
30:” The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: What Retractions Tell Us About Scientific Transparency,” Ivan giving talk at the Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany
2: Ivan moderating post-show discussion for Headstrong, featuring Peter Keating and Jill Brooks
20: Council of Science Editors Annual Meeting, Ivan on panel, “Coping With Retractions: What’s an Editor to Do?” Seattle, WA
23: Scripps Howard Institute on the Environment and Science at Florida Atlantic University, Ivan speaking on peer review and corruption in science, Jupiter, FL. Slides available here.
31: Brazilian Meeting on Research Integrity, Science and Publication Ethics (BRISPE II), Ivan presenting on “Science publishing: The paper is not sacred,” in Sao Paolo
26: Drug Information Association 2012, Ivan on panel, “Publish or Perish — Retracted Scientific Literature,” Philadelphia, PA
14: International Society of Managing and Technical Editors North American Conference, Washington, DC: “Retraction Watch – How We Find Our Stories and What We Find,” Adam speaking on panel
7: Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle: Biomedical Research Integrity Program, Ivan giving a talk
24: E-Patient Connections 2012, Philadelphia: Ivan speaking
21: “What Are the Different Types of Nonfinancial Conflicts of Interest and How Should They Be Disclosed Among Investigators, Presenters, and Practitioners?” CHEST 2012, Atlanta, Ivan on panel
31: HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology seminar series, Huntsville, AL, Ivan speaking on retractions Cancelled by Hurricane Sandy
7: Society for Scholarly Publishing Fall Seminar, Washington, DC, Ivan speaking as part of “Publishing Ethics in the New Paradigm: Proactive strategies to maintain high standards for ethics and integrity in today’s environment”
12: Research Misconduct – A Publishing Perspective, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Adam giving talk
12-13 U.S. National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Research in the Media: International Workshop for Scientific Journalism, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Ivan on several panels
19: “RetractionWatch: Tracking Retractions as a Window into the Scientific Process,” Ivan and Adam giving session in Weill Cornell Medical College’s 2012 Course in the Responsible Conduct of Research, Uris Auditorium, New York
28: 2nd Annual New York Emergency Medicine Health Policy Assembly, New York, Ivan speaking
29: Scientific Studies: All You Need to Know—About What You’re Really Reading, Ivan speaking, SWINY/AHCJ event at CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, New York
20: ILSI Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, Ivan giving keynote, “The Role of Media in Reporting and Educating the Public about Scientific Issues.” Video available here.
30-February 3: ScienceOnline2013, Raleigh, NC, Ivan co-moderating panel on covering scientific studies with skepticism
15: Ivan speaking to students in the National Association of Science Writers (NASW) mentoring program, Boston (during AAAS meeting)
14-17: Association of Health Care Journalists annual meeting, Boston, Ivan on two panels
4-5: University of Texas Pan-American PACE Ethics conference, Edinburg, TX, Ivan speaking
9: World Health Care Congress, Washington, DC, Ivan serving as Keynote Chairperson
27: Adam giving a keynote at the annual meeting of the Canadian Association of Research Ethics Boards (CAREB) in Calgary
30: “Envy: Does Scientific Competition Corrupt Science?” at the New York Academy of Sciences, New York, Ivan on panel
3: Ivan speaking at Concordia University, Montreal
5: Council of Science Editors meeting, Montreal, Ivan on panel, “The Life of A Retraction“
6: “From Stolen Ideas to False Data: Shining a Light on Scientific Misconduct,” Adam speaking on panel at ARVO (Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology) Annual Meeting, Seattle
8: Adam participating in a plagiarism workshop at Colorado State University in Fort Collins
5: Society for Scholarly Publishing, San Francisco, Ivan part of workshop, “Mind Your Publication Ethics“
10: Friends of National Library of Medicine meeting, Bethesda, MD, Ivan speaking
14: University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ivan giving talk,”Can you believe what you read in the (scientific and news)papers?”
14: Association of Health Care Journalists regional workshop, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ivan moderating panel, “Challenges Facing Rural Hospitals”
29: Rockefeller University’s Summer Science Research Program, New York, Ivan speaking on “Bioethics and Medicine”
1: National Association of Black Journalists, Orlando, FL, Ivan on panel
8: CUMC/ColumbiaDoctors Social Media for Physicians Conference, New York, Ivan on panel
18: Scientific Exposition and Ethics (SEE) Course at the Watson School of Biological Sciences at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York, Ivan guest-lecturing
21: New York School of Regional Anesthesia meeting, New York, Adam speaking on “Epidemic of Retractions in Anesthesiology“
27: “Research Misconduct: Lessons Learned From Three Years of Retraction Watch,” Adam speaking at Madame Tussaud’s, New York, as part of the AIM-Radial Course
18: RetractionWatch: Tracking Retractions as a Window into the Scientific Process,” Ivan and Adam giving session in Weill Cornell Medical College’s 2013 Course in the Responsible Conduct of Research, Uris Auditorium, New York
21: “Health Behind Bars: The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on the US Justice System (and How to Report it),” John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, Ivan moderating panel
21: “What Makes a Great Play About Science,” New York, Ivan on EST/Sloan Foundation panel
23: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Ivan guest-lecturing
4: Calorie Control Council’s 2013 meeting, Ponte Vedre Beach, FL, Ivan giving talk, “New Media, Traditional Media: How are messages getting through in today’s ecosystem?”
15: New York University Responsible Conduct of Research training, Ivan moderating panel
11: 3rd Annual New York Emergency Medicine Health Policy Assembly, New York, Ivan speaking
11: Canadian Association of Research Ethics Boards, Toronto, Adam speaking
13-14: Publish or Perish? The Future of Academic Publishing & Careers, University of California, Davis, Ivan speaking
17-19: Kavli Foundation Symposium on the Future of Science Journalism, Ivan moderating session on International Journalism
27-March 1: Post-Publication Peer Review on the web: Benefits, risks and ways forward, ScienceOnline2014, Ivan moderating panel
27-30: Association of Health Care Journalists annual meeting, Denver, Ivan leading two workshops
3: F1000 Tweetchat on reproducibility featuring Ivan
5: Talkback with playwright Carla Ching and game theorist Debraj Ray following Ching’s play “Fast Company,” Ensemble Theatre, New York, Ivan moderating
7: University of the Sciences, Philadephia, Ivan speaking