What is the Draft VA Scientific Integrity Policy?
At the direction of the President, the Department of Veterans Affairs and other federal agencies have drafted policies to foster a culture of transparency, integrity, and ethical behavior and to protect researchers from inappropriate influence in the development and application of scientific and technological findings. A draft version of VA's Scientific Integrity Policy (PDF / MS Word) is now available for public comment.
How do I submit comments?
Written comments may be submitted:
Comments should indicate that they are submitted in response to “VA Draft Scientific Integrity Policy Draft VA Directive 0005: Scientific Integrity.”
All comments received will be available for public inspection in the Office of Regulation Policy and Management, Room 1063B, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday (except holidays). To schedule an appointment please call (202) 461-4902.