Call for Participation: Sensitive Data Expert Group
Portage is currently seeking expressions of interest to join its Sensitive Data Expert Group (SDEG). The mandate of the SDEG is to provide guidance and to develop resources and tools to help stakeholders (researchers, administrators, librarians, research ethics boards, and policymakers), understand and execute responsible research data management practices, in the context of sensitive data. For more information about this Portage Expert Group, please consult their Terms of Reference.
The SDEG will be engaging in several new projects including creating guidelines, best practices and training tools for handling sensitive data; developing best practices for creating public use files from sensitive data sets and issuing guidance on data access agreements for research data repositories.
If you would like to join SDEG please complete the Portage Expression of Interest Form. If you would like to learn more, please contact Lori Walker (firstname.lastname@example.org; Co-chair), Rachel Zand (email@example.com; Co-chair), or Jeff Moon (firstname.lastname@example.org; Portage Director). The submission deadline is May 7, 2021.