Bill would restrict open access

01/10/2012 | Scientist, The (free registration)

A bipartisan House bill, called the Research Works Act, would repeal the NIH mandate requiring any federally funded research to be submitted to the publicly accessible PubMed Central upon acceptance for publication in a journal and would bar other federal agencies from implementing similar open-access policies. Publishing groups say open-access laws undercut scientific publishing, but taxpayer advocates say the public should have free access to the results of publicly funded research.

View Full Article in:

Scientist, The (free registration)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Corporate Counsel - Regulatory Law
Regeneron
Tarrytown, NY
ISHN - Chief Compliance Officer
Mountain States Health Alliance
Johnson City, TN
Active Implantable Medical Device (AIMD) Product Expert
BSI
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Finance Manager - ENT
Medtronic
Jacksonville, FL
Consumer Directed Health Plan (CDH) Product Offering Manager
Blue Cross Blue Shield MA
Quincy, MA