AMSA Pharm-free Scorecard 2016
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City: Houston State: TX

Updates: This institution's COI policies were evaluated on Oct-18-2016.

This institution's policies were found via online web searches.

Gifts pie2

Gifts are not allowed. Educational materials can be accepted though.

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Meals pie3

Meals are prohibited.

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Industry-funded promotional speaking relationships (not ACCME-accredited) pie1

No policy in located.

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Industry-support of ACCME-accredited CME pie2

In addition to ACCME standards that must be followed, industry support must be given to the 'College Site' and the 'College Site'' must be responsible for the event's program.

[Domain Location: #1, p5]
Attendance of industry-sponsored promotional events pie1

Attendance is not discouraged. The policy initially states that industry support is not allowed, but then allows for exceptions. These exceptions allow for industry support as long as the money first goes through a sponsoring institution or organization.

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Industry-supported scholarships and awards pie2

Policy allow for industry funding. Funds must be provided to a central fund and the college must select the recipient.

[Domain Location: #1, p6]
Ghostwriting and honorary authorships pie1

No policy found.

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Consulting and advising relationships pie2

Consulting and advising relationships are not prohibited in any way. These relationships do require prior approval.

[Domain Location: #1, p6]
Access of pharmaceutical sales representatives pie2

Access is allowed by appointment and in non-patient areas only.

[Domain Location: #1, p6-7]
Access of medical device representatives pie3

Medical device representatives are allowed in patient areas only for technical assistance and in-service training.

[Domain Location: #1, p7]
Conflict of interest disclosure pie2

Internal disclosure required with no explicit mention of disclosure to trainees/audiences being always required.

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COI curriculum pie1

No policy located.

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Extension of COI policies to community affiliates pie1

Covered personnel does not seem to include students/trainees. This policy also does not seem to apply any faculty/staff when they are in other facilities.

[Domain Location: #1, p1-2]
Enforcement and Sanctions of Policies pie3

A Conflict of Interest Committee exists and corrective action is possible for not following the policy.

[Domain Location: #1, p8-9]
What the results mean...
3Model policy
2Good progress toward model policy
1No policy, or policy unlikely to have a substantial effect on behavior