Industry handouts to be re-examined

Kondro, Wayne
September 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/23/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 7, p642
Academic Journal
The article reports on the action of Canadian medical school administrators which concern the development of guidelines governing pharmaceutical and medical devices industry handouts for undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing medical education. It notes that the Canadian Association for Medical Education will have an assembly with the Association of American Medical Colleges for the review and advancement on the said issue before determining their next course of action. Also includes notions from recently appointed member on the Canadian Association for Medical Education working group, Dr. Michael Allen, including discussions on the details of the topic in relation to its outcome.


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