NIH Announces Timeline for Enhancing Peer-Review Activity
The NIH announced that it would begin implementation of changes to its peer-review system after a year long review of the overall process. Its focus will be on the following areas:
- Continue to Engage the Best Reviewers
- Improve the Quality and Transparency of Review
- Ensure Balanced and Fair Reviews across Scientific Fields and Career Stages, and Reduce Administrative Burden
- Continuous Review of Peer Review
A full description of the review and timeline are available at http://enhancing-peer-review.nih.gov/.