AMSA Pharm-free Scorecard 2016
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City: New Orleans State: LA

Updates: This institution's COI policies were evaluated on May-20-2014.

This institution's policies were found via online web searches for the 2016 Scorecard. They were last updated prior to their review for the 2014 Scorecard.

Gifts pie2

Industry-funded gifts of minimal value are prohibited; however, textbooks are permissible.

[Domain Location: Policy 2, page 3]
Meals pie1

Modest meals are allowed in a number of circumstances, including sales representatives providing meals to facilitate business meetings off-site.

[Domain Location: Policy 2, page 2]
Industry-funded promotional speaking relationships (not ACCME-accredited) pie1

No policy provided.

[Domain Location: ]
Industry-support of ACCME-accredited CME pie1

Industry support can be accepted with the only stipulation being that they must follow ACCME criteria.

[Domain Location: Policy 2, p 4]
Attendance of industry-sponsored promotional events pie1

No policy provided.

[Domain Location: No policy provided.]
Industry-supported scholarships and awards pie1

No policy provided.

[Domain Location: No policy provided.]
Ghostwriting and honorary authorships pie3

Ghostwriting is prohibited.

[Domain Location: Policy 2, p 4]
Consulting and advising relationships pie1

No policy provided.

[Domain Location: ]
Access of pharmaceutical sales representatives pie2

Pharmaceutical representatives are allowed to meet with faculty but the meetings must take place only in non-patient care areas and the meetings must take place by appointment only.

[Domain Location: Policy 2, p 3]
Access of medical device representatives pie3

Access by device manufacturer representatives to patient care areas is permitted by appointment or invitation by faculty members or clinic supervisors. Interactions with faculty must be limited to in-service training or assistance on devices and equipment

[Domain Location: Policy 2, p 3]
Conflict of interest disclosure pie3

Internal disclosure is required to the institution annually and disclosure to audiences during conference presentations is required.

[Domain Location: 1, pages 1-3]
COI curriculum pie1

No policy provided.

[Domain Location: No policy provided.]
Extension of COI policies to community affiliates pie2

Full and part-time employees and students/trainees must comply with the COI policy when they work off-site. However, volunteer faculty do not have to comply with the medical school COI policy.

[Domain Location: Policy 2, pgs. 1-2]
Enforcement and Sanctions of Policies pie3

There is a body designated for oversight and there are sanctions for noncompliance of policies.

[Domain Location: Policy 1, pgs. 4-5]
What the results mean...
3Model policy
2Good progress toward model policy
1No policy, or policy unlikely to have a substantial effect on behavior