NAMI posts list 
of industry cash

Share this article:

The National Alliance on Mental Illness posted a web registry of individual grants and contributions from corporate contributors and foundations. 


NAMI has been under pressure from Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) of late, but the site had been under consideration for a year, said NAMI director of media relations Bob Carolla. In April, Grassley demanded that the group disclose drug industry support. In an April 28 letter to members and leaders in mental health, executive director Michael Fitzpatrick conceded that 56% of the group's funding from 2005-2009 has come from drug companies, but noted plans to reduce NAMI's dependence on industry funding.

Share this article:
You must be a registered member of MMM to post a comment.
close

Next Article in Features

The Women's Health landscape is ripe with opportunity for pharma marketers. This seven-page eBook offers product managers a guide to capitalizing on the trends, growth areas and unmet needs. Includes alternative channels to engage OB/GYNs and oncologists, and plenty of tips. Click here to access it.

Email Newsletters