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A Meta-Analysis Package for R

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faq [2019/05/05 08:54]
Wolfgang Viechtbauer
faq [2019/05/05 16:29]
Wolfgang Viechtbauer
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 ??? Is the package development funded? ??? Is the package development funded?
  
-!!! For the most part, the development of the package has been funded through my own precious time. Through some collaborative work on the 'Open Meta-Analyst'​ software from the //Center for Evidence-Based Medicine// at Brown University, I have received some funding as part of a subcontract on a grant (thanks!). Also, Sandra Wilson and Mark Lipsey of the //Peabody Research Institute// at Vanderbilt University have provided funding that gave me some time and incentive for making the ''​rma.mv()''​ more efficient and for adding multicore capabilities to the ''​profile.rma.mv()''​ function. In this context, I also would like to mention Jason Hoeksema from the Department of Biology at the University of Mississippi,​ who invited me to be part of a working group at the //National Evolutionary Synthesis Center//, which gave me time over the course of several meetings to really develop the capabilities of the ''​rma.mv()''​ function. This collaboration also helped me better appreciate how important it is to listen to the users' needs when prioritizing additions to the package. However, further developments of the package could proceed much quicker if additional funding was available. If you are aware of any funding possibilities,​ feel free to let me know!+!!! For the most part, the development of the package has been funded through my own precious time. Through some collaborative work on the 'Open Meta-Analyst'​ software from the //Center for Evidence-Based Medicine// at Brown University, I have received some funding as part of a subcontract on a grant. Also, Sandra Wilson and Mark Lipsey of the //Peabody Research Institute// at Vanderbilt University have provided funding that gave me some time and incentive for making the ''​rma.mv()''​ more efficient and for adding multicore capabilities to the ''​profile.rma.mv()''​ function. In this context, I also would like to mention Jason Hoeksema from the Department of Biology at the University of Mississippi,​ who invited me to be part of a working group at the //National Evolutionary Synthesis Center//, which gave me time over the course of several meetings to really develop the capabilities of the ''​rma.mv()''​ function. This collaboration also helped me better appreciate how important it is to listen to the users' needs when prioritizing additions to the package. However, further developments of the package could proceed much quicker if additional funding was available. If you are aware of any funding possibilities,​ feel free to let me know!
  
 ??? How do I cite the package? ??? How do I cite the package?
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