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Sarina Neote

Sarina Neote
Sarina Neote started her career in the field of international relations by focusing on global health issues. Soon, public–private partnerships and the research-and-development pipeline piqued her interest. She fell down that rabbit hole and decided to earn a master’s degree in biomedical science policy. Since then, she has professionally advocated for sound regulatory policy and studied health outcomes and the role of the private sector in global health.
 

Articles by Sarina Neote

Ex-Emory neuroscientist pleads guilty; fired Cleveland Clinic geneticist arrested
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Ex-Emory neuroscientist pleads guilty; fired Cleveland Clinic geneticist arrested

5/20/2020
Department of Justice continues to pursue scientists who fail to disclose ties to China’s Thousand Talents Program.
Federal agencies struggle to address sexual harassment in STEM research
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Federal agencies struggle to address sexual harassment in STEM research

4/29/2020
A Q&A with John Neumann of the General Accountability Office, whose team produced a report in March on federal funding agencies’ dealings with sexual harassment.
How is COVID-19 affecting NIH research?
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How is COVID-19 affecting NIH research?

4/22/2020
The ASBMB hosted a webinar with NIH officials to outline how they’re helping scientists navigate pandemic-related interruptions to their research.
Funding agencies relax rules amid pandemic
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Funding agencies relax rules amid pandemic

4/10/2020
A roundup of how the NIH, NSF and DOE are accommodating grant applicants and recipients during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Protecting American science and its international collaborators
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Protecting American science and its international collaborators

4/8/2020
Lawyer and professor Frank Wu spoke about research integrity, legal cases against scientists and foreign influences on federally funded research.
FIRM Act would require some foreign scientists to register as foreign agents
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FIRM Act would require some foreign scientists to register as foreign agents

3/12/2020
If enacted, this legislation would affect some foreign scientists collaborating with U.S. scientists on federally funded research.
Lawmakers press FBI and NIH on research-integrity investigations
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Lawmakers press FBI and NIH on research-integrity investigations

2/26/2020
U.S. Reps. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., and Judy Chu, D-Calif., sent the NIH and FBI letters asking about the agencies’ investigations into scientists with ties to China.
Congress passes, considers bills promoting diversity in STEM
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Congress passes, considers bills promoting diversity in STEM

2/19/2020
The Building Blocks of STEM Act creates and expands STEM education initiatives at the National Science Foundation. Other pending legislation would boost minority-serving institutions.