Rebecca C. Wilson

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BACKGROUND Research in modern biomedicine and social science requires sample sizes so large that they can often only be achieved through a pooled co-analysis of data from several studies. But the pooling of information from individuals in a central database that may be queried by researchers raises important ethico-legal questions and can be controversial.(More)
Residents of southern Washington County, Maryland, report black fly (Diptera: Simuliidae) swarms as a recurring summer nuisance. To determine the source of the flies, we collected and identified specimens of larvae and adults throughout the area of complaint during the spring and summer of 2013. A survey was provided to residents to gauge the extent of the(More)
BACKGROUND Because no single person or group holds knowledge about all aspects of research, mechanisms are needed to support knowledge exchange and engagement. Expertise in the research setting necessarily includes scientific and methodological expertise, but also expertise gained through the experience of participating in research and/or being a recipient(More)
ECOUTER ( Employing COncept ual schema for policy and Translation E in Research - French for 'to listen' - is a new stakeholder engagement method incorporating existing evidence to help participants draw upon their own knowledge of cognate issues and interact on a topic of shared concern. The results of an ECOUTER can form the basis of recommendations for(More)
10 alignment span. For example in Figure 12, the hypothesized word, " STCTES " is selected with a maximum signal of 0.254. The next fan-out will begin with " L " , starting from the position in the text line, " lnOrdertOFOr ". If no hypothesized words are selected within the current fan-out, then the processing advances one character in the text line, and(More)
Copyright and Moral Rights for the articles on this site are retained by the individual authors and/or other copyright owners. For more information on Open Research Online's data policy on reuse of materials please consult the policies page. Abstract : The HADES Europa mission concept aims to provide a framework for an astrobiological in-depth investigation(More)
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