The future sponsorship of CME in Canada: Industry, government, physicians or a blend?

Marlow, Bernard
July 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/20/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 2, p150
Academic Journal
Questions the roles of professional associations, including the College of Family Physicians of Canada, in providing oversight of continuing medical education (CME) content offered for educational credit. Ways the pharmaceutical industry can influence physician prescribing; Changes to the guidelines of the U.S. Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education, a national agency that accredits CME programs; Scrutiny on sponsorship by industry.


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