60% of med school chairs have formed relationship with industry

Share this article:
Sixty percent of medical school department chairs have some form of personal relationship with industry, including serving as a consultant (27%), scientific advisory board member (27%) or paid speaker (14%). Results of the survey (JAMA vol. 298, no. 15) underscore the need for active disclosure and management of conflicts of interest, authors note.
Share this article:
You must be a registered member of MMM to post a comment.
close

Next Article in Features

 

Did you miss January's Top 40 Healthcare Transformers issue? Read how these inventors, strategists, entrepreneurs and wonks are challenging, disrupting and otherwise transforming the healthcare business. And join us April 30 to honor them at the Transforming Healthcare Dinner. Click here.

Email Newsletters