The ORION partner ISCIII will together with the Health Research Institute Marqués de Valdecilla (IDIVAL) and International University Menendez Pelayo (UIMP) organise a course on "RRI in Spain and its model of incorporation in health research institutes" on 1-3 July in Santander, Península de la Magdalena.
On the occasion of the International Women's Day on 8 March, a Diversithon will take place at the Berlin Institute of Health on 7 March 2019. The Diversithon is a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon with the aim to increase the visibility of women scientists and other groups underrepresented in the life sciences. Join the event and meet Luiza Bengtsson and Emma Harris from the ORION Podcast.
The questionnaire used in the online quantitative ORION Open Science self-assessment study is now available and free to use to support other research funding and performing organisations to carry out self-assessment activities. The study which examined the views and practices of Open Science in the ORION partner institutions was developed and carried out by the Centre for Research in Science and Mathematics Education (CRECIM).
The ORION project has launched a funding call for novel co-creation initiatives to open up research in life sciences and biomedicine. This call will provide funding of up to 100,000€ for a project that brings together a variety of different participants from across a range of sectors to co-create a new project or product based around life sciences research.
The ORION partner JCMM will award 10 grants of €5000 to master and doctorate students from universities in Brno, who will present their innovative projects with the Open Science attributes within the framework of "local societal challenges“. Registration is open until 15 January 2019.