Eighth International Congress on Peer Review and Scientific Publication

September 10-12, 2017

Swissôtel, 323 East Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the evidence base on which scientists can improve the conduct, reporting, and dissemination of scientific research.

Registration

The online registration site is now closed.
There is limited space available for registration on site. If you wish to register on site, please send an email to jama-peer@jamanetwork.org.

Live Streaming

The plenary sessions will be streamed live on social media.
Follow us on Twitter @peerreviewcongress and engage in conversations using #PRC8.

Abstracts now available (PDF format)

Plenary Abstracts Poster Abstracts
What Will Be Presented?
  • 3 days of original research
  • September 10: Common Problems in Peer Review and Scientific Publication
  • September 11: Improving Peer Review and Scientific Publication
  • September 12: Innovations in Peer Review and Scientific Publication
Preliminary Program (html format)
  • 45 Plenary Session reports of original research
  • 84 Poster Session reports of original research
  • 5 Plenary Session Invited Talks
  • Equal time for presentation and audience participation
Accommodations

The Swissôtel is currently sold out. Please consider booking a room through Trivago.com

Satellite Sessions
  • Workshops and sessions organized by EQUATOR, the Centre of Journalology, WAME, and Peer Review Week.

Related links


Drummond Rennie, “Let’s make peer review scientific” in Nature

Call for Research Editorial in JAMA and BMJ.

Meta-Research Innovation Center at Stanford (METRICS)

Evidence-Based Medicine: An Oral History—Video Conference and Interviews of EBM Leaders

Updated September 7, 2017