New York Times, researcher won’t face sanctions for breast cancer screening embargo break
At the time, I wondered whether Welch and the Times would face sanctions. Now we have the answer.
JAMA’s editor-in-chief, Howard Bauchner, tells Embargo Watch:
After careful analysis it appears to have been a combination of human error and a misunderstanding of the precise time of our embargo. I have been in touch with the op-ed editors of the NYT to clarify our embargo policy.