This Committee provides advice to the OFR, bringing diverse perspectives to inform the OFR’s research-and-data agendas and helping the OFR to fulfill its mission. The Committee is helping the OFR develop and employ best practices for data management, data standards, and research methodologies.
During its meeting on Aug. 1, 2013, the Committee formally adopted recommendations from each of its three subcommittees and presented those recommendations to the OFR. This is the first set of recommendations from the Committee since its inception. Here are the recommendations, along with background information, listed by the name of the subcommittee that drafted them: