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2019 Openness Awards and Paget Lecture

On Tuesday, 3rd December 2019, UAR hosted the sixth annual Openness Awards and 83rd Stephen Paget Memorial Lecture at the Royal College of Physicians in London. To coincide… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/2019-openness-awards-and-paget-lecture/

Introducing the 2019 Paget Lecturer

Join us on 3 December at 6pm for a live stream of the 2019 Openness Awards and Paget Lecture where Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell will be presenting her lecture ‘a stroke of bad… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/2019-openness-awards-paget-lecture-by-nancy-rothwell/

Leaders in Openness 2019 - 2022 Announced

The Leaders in Openness award will recognise those organisations who commit considerable resource and energy to following best practice, embedding openness within their organisations, and making the aims of the Concordat a reality.
Leaders in Openness 2019 - 2022 UAR is delighted to announce the Concordat’s first set of Leaders in Openness for 2019 – 2022. Five years ago UAR launched the Concordat on… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/leaders-in-openness-2019-2022/

2018 Openness Awards and Paget Lecture

2018 UAR Openness Awards and 82nd Stephen Paget Memorial Lecture
On Monday, 3rd December 2018, UAR hosted the fifth annual Openness Awards and 82nd Stephen Paget Memorial Lecture at the Royal College of Physicians in London. Dr… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/2018-openness-awards-and-paget-lecture/

Openness Awards and Paget Lecture 2017

How animals have helped with the discovery and development of drugs for the treatment of asthma and COPD
The Openness Awards celebrate five winners who have encouraged the widespread sharing of best practice in animal research communications. Bringing together those with an… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/openness-awards-and-paget-lecture-2017/

Openness Awards 2016 and the 80th Stephen Paget memorial lecture

Third annual Openness Awards and 80th Stephen Paget Memorial Lecture by Professor Sir Mark Walport
Understanding Animal Research’s third Openness Awards and the 80th Stephen Paget memorial lecture took place this year on Monday, 5th December at the Royal College of Physicians in… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/openness-awards-2016-and-the-80th-stephen-paget-memorial-lecture/

Openness Awards and Paget Lecture 2016

Tonight UAR celebrate the Openness Awards and Stephen Paget Memorial Lecture.
Tonight (Monday, 5th December) Understanding Animal Research celebrate the third annual Openness Awards and 80th Stephen Paget Memorial Lecture. The Openness Awards celebrate… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/openness-awards-and-paget-lecture-2016/

79th Paget Lecture and Second Annual Openness Awards 2015

On Monday evening Understanding Animal Research hosted the 79th Paget Lecture and the second annual Openness Awards.
2015 Paget Lecture transcript On Monday evening representatives from across the UK life science community joined Understanding Animal Research at the Wellcome Collection in London… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/79th-paget-lecture-openness-awards-animal-research-2015/

Concordat Annual Report 2015

Good first year for the Concordat on Openness
Good first year for the Concordat on Openness The first year has been extremely positive and more successful than we had anticipated. In the reports we received from concordat… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/concordat-annual-report-2015/

Historic lecture series returns in celebration of openness in animal research

Members of the scientific community gathered at the Wellcome Collection in London for the 78th Stephen Paget Memorial Lecture, the first time that the lecture has been held… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/historic-lecture-series-returns-in-celebration-of-openness-in-animal-research/

The Secrecy Law That Is Heading For the Scrapheap

Today’s blog post by Chris Magee, Head of Policy and Media, explains how and why the controversial Section 24 “secrecy laws” are being changed.
Today’s blog post by Chris Magee, Head of Policy and Media, explains how and why the controversial Section 24 “secrecy laws” are being changed. The government is seeking to make… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/staff-blog/the-secrecy-law-that-is-heading-for-the-scrapheap/

Basel Declaration calls for open dialogue

More than 50 top scientists working in Germany and Switzerland have launched a new Declaration about animal research.
More than 50 top scientists working in Germany and Switzerland have launched a new Declaration about animal research. Meeting in Basel on 29 November, they pledged to be more open… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/basel-declaration-calls-for-open-dialogue/

Opening doors

Five years ago newspaper reports of medical breakthroughs rarely mentioned the animal research that had played a part in creating a medicine or treatment.
Five years ago newspaper reports of medical breakthroughs rarely mentioned the animal research that had played a part in creating a medicine or treatment. These articles would… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/opening-doors/

When the going gets tough...

We have seen in the UK that, when attacked by violent animal rights extremists and vociferous antivivisectionists...
We have seen in the UK that, when attacked by violent animal rights extremists and vociferous antivivisectionists, one effective strategy is to increase efforts to communicate why… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/antivivisection-extremism/when-the-going-gets-tough/

Time for more change in America

We have been watching with great concern the animal rights extremists’ campaigns taking place in the United States and California in particular.
We have been watching with great concern the animal rights extremists’ campaigns taking place in the United States and California in particular. Indeed, the reports are… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/time-for-more-change-in-america/

What do they know?

We recently became aware of a new website that can be used to make Freedom of Information requests and acts as an archive for all information received.
We recently became aware of a new website that can be used to make Freedom of Information requests and acts as an archive for all information received. Unsurprisingly the website… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/policy-issues/what-do-they-know/

Website spotlight: A Researchers' Guide to Communications

Understanding Animal Research has a new booklet offering advice to researchers who want to be more open about their work.
Understanding Animal Research has a new booklet offering advice to researchers who want to be more open about their work. The Researchers' Guide to Communications comes two and a… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/website-spotlight-a-researchers-guide-to-communications/

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