Please note: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will now be called "UT Health San Antonio."

“Scientists Behaving Badly”

← Previous entry Next entry →

Author: Evelyn Head | Category: September 12, 2014

Dr. Michael Lichtenstein’s seminar examines the importance of integrity in science and discusses a website’s effort to provide oversight in regards to science publications. Dr. Lichtenstein provided the following comment regarding the focus of his seminar: 

“This seminar underscores the importance of science as a public trust. Using a case-study approach, “Scientists Behaving Badly ” will explore the case of Anil Potti at Duke University Medical Center to illustrate the adverse impact of falsifying data. The seminar will demonstrate “” as a resource for information regarding retractions, journal responses, and the need for transparency in research review.” 

Students and faculty members are encouraged to attend this seminar as Dr. Lichtenstein lectures on this very important topic. Event details are below: 

"Scientists Behaving Badly"
Dr. Michael Lichtenstein
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
4:00 – 5:00 pm
MED 4.409L

If you are interested in attending, please make sure to register at:

If you are interested in learning about other speakers, here are the links to the Fall 2014 seminar schedules of various departments:

Cellular & Structural Biology
Microbiology & Immunology
Molecular Medicine
Barshop Institute
Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Medicine: See calendar on the bottom, right-hand side of the homepage

Copyright © 2019 The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Links provided from the UTHSCSA pages to other websites do not constitute or imply an endorsement of those sites, their content, or products and services associated with those sites.

← Previous entry Next entry →

comments powered by Disqus