Scientific Integrity

Losing Our Voice: The Attack on Public Health Science

Losing Our Voice: The Attack on Public Health Science

In the flurry of activity to respond to the pandemic, public health officials and scientists have lost our voice. Many may not realize it, but our current pandemic may be the first in U.S. history that has been led, not by scientists, but by non-scientists in Offices...

EPA Political Appointees Violate Science Integrity Rules

For Immediate Release: Sunday, January 19, 2020 Contact: Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Complaint Details HQ Systematically Sidelining Science in WOTUS Review Washington, DC — In preparing one of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s...
CDC’s Top Climate Scientist Back In Hot Water

CDC’s Top Climate Scientist Back In Hot Water

For Immediate Release: Aug 14, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Centers Suppress Climate Lead for Drawing Congressional Oversight Washington, DC – The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) are again going after the former head of its now-dissolved Climate &...
PEERMail: Scientific Integrity Under Attack

PEERMail: Scientific Integrity Under Attack

The Trump administration has taken its anti-science agenda to a whole new level. Last week, PEER released an analysis of scientific integrity policies within the Federal government. These policies are supposed to report research misconduct—but in the past several...

Autopsy On Act Of Scientific Suppression

For Immediate Release: Jul 25, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Identity of Who Ordered Halt on Mountain-Top Mining Study Still a Mystery Washington, DC — A controversial decision to pull the plug on a federal study of the socio-economic impacts of coal...