Special Program
Date Wed Apr 7, 2021
Time 11:00am - 1:00pm
Zoom - Online Conference
Seats Available
Registration is required

Join us!

The Health Sciences Library and the Office of Research Compliance and Training invite you to join us as we embark on a journey to promote digital scholarship. We will hear from the experts about diverse and equitable access to information, intellectual property, negotiation, compliance, authorship, the role of impact metrics and more!

By the end of the program, you will be able to:

  • Utilize strategies to promote digital scholarship
  • Explore the ethics of information access in the context of health equity and inclusive communication
  • Identify strategies for compliance with public access policies
  • Analyze authorship roles and responsibilities
  • Prepare for negotiations with journal publishers
  • Examine the ethics of impact metrics in the context of tenure, promotion, and career advancement

Preliminary Agenda

11:00am Welcome & Introductions
11:10am Digital Scholarship, & Diverse & Equitable Open Access
Jonathan Cain, MSLIS, MA
Associate University Librarian for Research and Learning
Columbia University
11:30am Authorship, Journal Compliance, & Career Advancement
Mitchell Elkind, MD, MS, FAAN, FAHA
Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology
Chief, Division of Neurology Clinical Outcomes Research and Population Sciences (Neuro CORPS), Neurology Department
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
President of the American Heart Association
11:50am Ethics of Publishing, Health Equity, & Information Access
Renata Schiavo, PhD, MA, CCL
Senior Lecturer of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
Editor in Chief of the Journal of Communication in Healthcare: Strategies, Media and Engagement in Global Health
Founder and President, Board of Directors, Health Equity Initiative
12:10pm Copyright, Negotiations, Intellectual Property, & Authorship
Rina Pantalony, JD
Director, Copyright Advisory Services
Columbia University
12:30pm Panel Discussion Q&A
Moderated by Stephanie Scott, MS
Director, Policy and Research Development, Sponsored Projects Administration
Columbia University/Columbia University Irving Medical Center
12:55pm Concluding Remarks

*The preliminary agenda will be updated as additional information becomes available

This event will be recorded.  All postdocs who wish to receive RCR credit must attend the live event and stay for the full duration of the program.