News Articles Related to Financial Conflicts of Interest
Doctor Accused in Congress' Probe
An Emory University psychiatrist allegedly failed to report much of the income he received from firms whose drugs he was evaluating.
Researchers Fail to Reveal Full Drug Pay
A Harvard psychiatrist whose work has helped fuel an explosion in the use of powerful antipsychotic medicines in children, earned at least $1.6 million in consulting fees from drug makers, and failed to report much of this income to university officials.
Managing Financial Conflicts of Interest in Biomedical Research
As the nation's biomedical research agency, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) must ensure that the research it funds on the behalf of US taxpayers is scientifically rigorous and free of bias. Managing FCOI in biomedical and behavioral research, however, can prove to be a major challenge because of the complex relationships among government, academia, and industry.
Editor's Move Sparks Backlash
Bioethicists are forced to consider their purpose as leading practitioner joins controversial stem-cell company.