Doing Research at UAMS


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The False Claims Act provides that any person who knowingly presents, or causes to be presented, a false or fraudulent claim for payment or approval is liable for civil penalty.


Recent Findings of False Claims


 Department of Justice:


         August 2013

       Case Summary - Emory University Pays $1.5 Million to Settle False Claims Act Investigation





Research misconduct is defined as fabrication, falsification, or plagiarism in proposing, performing, or reviewing research, or in reporting research results, according to 42 CFR Part 93.


Recent Findings of Research Misconduct


Office of Research Integrity:


February 2014

Case Summary - Falsified data for increased subject enrollment

December 2013

Case Summary - Fabricated data in publications


November 2013

FDA Warning Letter - Failure to ensure adherence to regulations and subject safety

February 2013

Case Summary - Falsified data in publications and abstracts


January 2013

FDA Warning Letter - Failure to ensure informed consent, honor sponsor agreement, and maintain records


November 2012

Case Summary - Falsified data that was included in published papers, a manuscript, grant applications, and progress reports


July 2012

Case Summary - Falsified results for research support


June 2012

Case Summary - Falsified data submitted for publication


June 2012

Case Summary - Falsified cell count data to report effects of   pesticides


February 2012

Case Summary - Falsified/fabricated grant application data


February 2012

Case Summary - Falsified subject enrollment numbers