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Life Sciences Articles by Topic: Continuing Medical Education

Psychiatric association to stop accepting industry support for symposia

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 13, April 1, 2009

    An increased focus on transparency means an end to pharmaceutical industry support for American...

Physicians approve of pharma-sponsored CME

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 8, February 25, 2009

    Physicians overwhelmingly support pharmaceutical industry sponsorship of continuing medical...

Pharmaceutical companies should make grant process transparent

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 5, February 4, 2009

    In theory, creating a grant strategy is easy, but not in practice, said Belinda Hunt, PhD...

Free White Paper available: Current guidelines for CME funding

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 5, January 28, 2009

    Pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industry support for continuing medical education (CME...

Nevada AG claims pharma companies marketed products deceptively

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 47, November 26, 2008

    Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto filed suit against Wyeth and Pfizer, claiming...

GSK joins disclosure parade

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 43, October 29, 2008

    The list of pharmaceutical companies that will disclose payments to physicians is getting longer...

University of Minnesota considers gift ban

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 43, October 29, 2008

    The University of Minnesota is considering one of the strictest bans on gifts from the...

Wisconsin medical society bans gifts from pharma companies

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 42, October 22, 2008

    To avoid unnecessary conflicts of interest, Wisconsin physicians will no longer accept gifts from...

Cephalon finalizes $425M false claims settlement

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 39, October 1, 2008

    Cephalon agreed to pay $425 million in civil and criminal penalties and entered into a corporate...

Pfizer creates Web site on medication safety

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 37, September 17, 2008

    Pfizer launched a new Web site Monday to provide patients and healthcare professionals with...

Stanford to stop accepting industry funding for CME

  • Pharma Compliance Alert, Issue 35, September 3, 2008

    Stanford became the latest academic institution to limit how much funding it will accept from...