VA Draft Scientific Integrity Policy
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:
- Online at http://www.Regulations.gov
- By Mail or Hand-Delivery to
- Director, Regulations Management (02REG)
Department of Veterans Affairs
810 Vermont Avenue, NW, Room 1068
Washington, DC 20420
- By Fax to (202) 273-9026
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.