News

PACT/R publication: Latent classes of DSM-5 acute stress disorder symptoms in children after single-incident trauma

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

In June 2019, a group of doctoral students and early career researchers gathered at the European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS) meeting to collaborate in creating a "Paper in a Day" making use of PACT/R data.  While the time frame in reality was more like "paper in a few months" - the result is impressive.   Read the paper here 

Doing our bit to "Make scientific data FAIR"

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

A new commentary in the journal Nature argues that "all disciplines should follow the geosciences and demand best practice for publishing and sharing data".  We're glad that the PACT/R project and chldtraumadata.org are doing our bit to move the traumatic stress field in this direction.  Read the Nature commentary here: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-01720-7 

Paper in a Day at ESTSS will use the PACT/R Data Archive

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Paper in a Day fosters collaborations between young researchers from around the world, stimulating connections and exchange of ideas by working on a tangible outcome: a brief paper or commentary for a peer-reviewed journal.  This year, Paper in a Day at ESTSS will make use of a unique research resource - the PACT/R Data Archive,  Interested participants should apply by 15 April 2019 (seats are limited; first come, first serve).

Data Sharing and Open Science Practices: Implications for the Traumatic Stress Field

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Coming to ISTSS?  Join us Saturday Nov 10 at 9:45 for a panel discussion addressing the promise and challenges of data sharing and other open science practices for the traumatic stress field.  What does this mean for traumatic stress studies, across the research data lifecycle -- study design, informed consent, data collection, analysis, publication, sharing and archiving data?