conflict of interest
Sanctioned Psychiatrist Off Restriction
Jef Akst | Aug 14, 2012
Charles Nemeroff, who was barred from receiving grants for 2 years in 2008, snags $401K from the NIH to study PTSD.
Opinion: Bias Is Unavoidable
Lisa Cosgrove | Aug 7, 2012
Simply disclosing conflicts of interest is not enough.
Off-Label Drug Disclosure Inadequate
Hayley Dunning | Aug 7, 2012
Some 85 percent of researchers involved in promoting off-label drug use do not adequately disclose financial conflicts of interest in published articles.
Playing Fair with Industry
Sabrina Richards | Jun 13, 2012
The American Association of University Professors releases recommendations for maintaining academic freedom while collaborating with industry.
Opinion: What’s Wrong with COI?
Opinion: What’s Wrong with COI?
Thomas P. Stossel | Jun 12, 2012
Financial “conflicts of interest” should not be so quickly condemned. Industry relationships are unequivocally beneficial.
Overhauling Industry-Sponsored Studies
Bob Grant | May 23, 2012
Major pharmaceutical companies have agreed to a handful of recommendations aimed at increasing the transparency of clinical trials they fund.
Dangers of Disclosure
Ruth Williams | Apr 25, 2012
Editors at PLoS Medicine suggest that merely disclosing conflicts of interest is insufficient and possibly even counterproductive.
Nemeroff Appointment Protested
Edyta Zielinska | Apr 4, 2012
A psychiatric professional society is getting heat over its decision to add a scientist accused of repeated conflicts of interest to its advisory board.
NIH Finalizes Conflict Rules
Bob Grant | Aug 25, 2011
America's key federal biomedical research agency officially releases its new policy on conflicts of interest.
Integrity Guidelines Up for Public Review
Cristina Luiggi | Aug 5, 2011
NSF drafts guidelines of its scientific integrity principles, and opens them up for public comment.