Published December 9, 2021 | Version v1
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Deep Dive: Ethics of Contributor Roles

  • 1. Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
  • 2. Adelphi University
  • 3. University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus


In this session, the FORCE11 Attribution Working Group held a workshop regarding the ethics of contributor roles.

Session Agenda

  1. Introduction. Provide a brief summary of the status quo of major contributor roles
  2. Presentation. Review on the preliminary results of a scoping review of the literature about ethics of contributor roles
  3. Interactive Discussion. Conduct an in-session survey to explore the views of attendees about contributor roles
  4. Brainstorming. Discuss ethical evolution of contributor roles.


This work is supported by a Pilot/Exploratory Grant from Northwestern University Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities and the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS, UL1TR001422). The in-session survey results can be found here:


Workshop - Slide deck.pptx.pdf

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