iv. Accountability

To qualify as an author, one must agree to be:

  • accountable for all aspects of the work

Authorship designates public responsibility for the veracity of findings that make contributions to one's field and community through new knowledge, insights, or solutions.

To cite this work: Baker L, Friesen F, Ng S. Authorship Ethics. An Online Supplement. [Internet]. 2018. Available from

Centre for Faculty Development, University of Toronto at St. Michael's Hospital.