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Research data management and integrity practices




Trenkle, William C., author
Colorado State University, publisher

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Presented at the National data integrity conference: enabling research: new challenges & opportunities held on May 7-8, 2015 at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado. Researchers, administrators and integrity officers are encountering new challenges regarding research data and integrity. This conference aims to provide attendees with both a high level understanding of these challenges and impart practical tools and skills to deal with them. Topics will include data reproducibility, validity, privacy, security, visualization, reuse, access, preservation, rights and management.
William Trenkle is the Scientist-Investigator, Division of Investigative Oversight, Office of Research Integrity, United States Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. William Trenkle serves as a Scientist-Investigator in the Division of Investigative Oversight in the Office of Research Integrity (ORI), HHS. Dr. Trenkle received his B.S. from Alma College, his Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of California, Irvine and was an NIH NRSA postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University. Upon completion of his post-doctoral training, Dr. Trenkle began his independent career as a professor in the Chemistry Department at Brown University. Prior to joining ORI, Dr. Trenkle served as the Director of the Chemical Biology Core Facility in the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) and as a Program Director with the Division of Pharmacology, Physiology and Biological Chemistry in the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). At ORI, Dr. Trenkle is the Chemistry subject matter expert and consults on forensic analysis of images, electronic evidence and computer files. Dr. Trenkle was recently appointed to serve in the new National Institute of Standards and Technology, Forensic Sciences, Organization for Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) as a member of the Imaging Technology (IT) Subcommittee. The OSAC IT Subcommittee had its first meeting in January 2015 and will be providing direction to the Forensic Science Standards Board on the development and enactment of standards related to the application of technologies and systems to capture, store, process, analyze, transmit, produce and archive images.
PowerPoint presentation given on May 8, 2015.

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