Read the editorial, Ninth International Congress on Peer Review and Scientific Publication: Call for Research, published in JAMA and The BMJ.

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The 9th Congress has moved to 2022

September 8-10, 2022
Swissôtel, Chicago
PRC Chicago

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.

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Peer Review Week 2020

Trust in Peer Review

September 21-25, 2020

Peer Review Week is a global event celebrating the essential role that peer review plays in maintaining scientific quality. The event brings together individuals, institutions, and organizations committed to sharing the central message that good peer review, whatever shape or form it might take, is critical to scholarly communications. The week’s activities include virtual and in-person events, webinars, interviews and social media activities devoted to this year’s theme: Trust in Peer Review. Click here for more information.

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  • 3 days of original research
  • Day 1: Common Problems in Peer Review and Scientific Publication
  • Day 2: Improving Peer Review and Scientific Publication
  • Day 3: Innovations in Peer Review and Scientific Publication
  • 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