Medical schools continue to tighten noose on faculty with conflicts of interest

February 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/23/2010 Supplement, Vol. 182, pE161
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the move of medical schools on the transparency of medical professors on financial ties to healthcare industry. It highlights the response of medical schools in the U.S. and Australia on the call to promote greater disclosure of conflicts of interest by medical faculty, citing the required disclosure of professors financial ties to industry. It discusses the transparency expansion at the Harvard Medical School in Massachusetts and the University of Sydney medical school.


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