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HOSPITALS AND HEALTH CARE FACILITIES - Administration - Scientific Research - Standards

Tuesday, August 08, 2017 @ 8:37 AM  

Application by Asa and Ezzat for judicial review of findings of misconduct by the University Health Network. The applicants were world-renowned cancer researchers. The respondent was a multi-site public hospital that operated five research institutes within Toronto. The respondent was advised that certain publications by the applicants in academic journals contained figures and images that were modified or enhanced in a manner contrary to the scientific community's generally accepted standards. The applicants were advised of the nature of the allegations, the respondent's research misconduct policy, and...