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Office for Science & Innovation

Center for Nursing Research & Sponsored Projects

"The research mission of the School of Nursing is to conduct innovative research and disseminate knowledge that promotes health and advances science globally."

Opening in 1990, the Center for Nursing Research and Sponsored Projects, now known as the Office for Science and Innovation, has encouraged leadership for nursing research within the School, University, community and profession, and facilitates excellence in nursing research. Research is coordinated between the Office for Science and Innovation, Office of Finance Administration, and Johns Hopkins University Research Administration as well as Johns Hopkins Medical Institutes.

Mission

The Office for Science and Innovation (OSI) was developed to facilitate excellence in nursing research. The goal of the OSI is to facilitate faculty and student research by offering programs and resources to support the development, submission, conduct and publication of research; and by providing the needed information technology to foster research. The OSI works in collaboration with the School of Nursing department chairs and Center faculty to provide a supportive environment for faculty, students, and staff involved in research.

Activities

The OSI is involved with many of the research activities through out the School, including:

Services and Resources

Data Management and Data Sharing
Data Organization Best PracticesSome quick tips for effectively naming files and organizing folders of research data.

Metadata Tip Sheet

Ideas for using metadata to more effectively document research data for future use and sharing.

Research Backup Planning Guide

Strategies for developing a plan for backups, security, and preservation for your research data.

De-Identifying Human Subjects Data

Guidance for protecting and removing personal identifiers of research subjects for data sharing.

Making Spreadsheet Data Sharable/Re-usable

Ten tips for making research data within spreadsheets sharable and re-usable.

 

 


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