AMSA Pharm-free Scorecard 2016
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City: Hanover State: NH

Updates: This institution's COI policies were evaluated on Oct-9-2016.

This institution submitted policies for review for the 2016 AMSA Scorecard.

Gifts pie2

Prohibited from soliciting or accepting gifts. However, books, charts, or other materials that enhance patient care, education or training are allowed.

[Domain Location: #2, p7-8]
Meals pie2

Meals are generally prohibited but allowed if part of an accredited CME activity and the meal is not extravagant.

[Domain Location: #2, p7]
Industry-funded promotional speaking relationships (not ACCME-accredited) pie3

The policy prohibits participating in speakers bureaus sponsored by pharmaceutical companies, device manufacturers, or other companies or businesses

[Domain Location: #2, p13]
Industry-support of ACCME-accredited CME pie2

Commercial support is accepted with stipulations.

[Domain Location: #2, p13-14]
Attendance of industry-sponsored promotional events pie2

Attendance is allowed but attendees shall not receive any remuneration or gifts in exchange for attendance including: snacks, beverages, meals, door prizes, giveaways, travel, accommodations, or registration fees.

[Domain Location: #2, p8]
Industry-supported scholarships and awards pie3

Industry funding is prohibited.

[Domain Location: #2, p24, p15]
Ghostwriting and honorary authorships pie3

Ghostwriting is prohibited and ICMJE standards of authorship are followed.

[Domain Location: #2, p14]
Consulting and advising relationships pie2

The Policy does not specifically discourage relationships for marketing or commercial purposes. However, prior-approval is required.

[Domain Location: #2, p13]
Access of pharmaceutical sales representatives pie1

Meetings must take place by appointment, however access is allowed and no portion of the policy prohibits access from patient care areas.

[Domain Location: #2, p18]
Access of medical device representatives pie2

The policy allows for access with no specifications regarding their activity. Access is regulated though, as an appointment and registration is required.

[Domain Location: #2, p18]
Conflict of interest disclosure pie2

Internal disclosure is required by the policy, but there is no mention of disclosure to trainees/audiences (aside from patients) within the policy documents.

[Domain Location: #2, p3]
COI curriculum pie1

Researchers are required to complete training. However, the submitted policy documents do not reference COI curriculum for medical students.

[Domain Location: #2, p37]
Extension of COI policies to community affiliates pie3

Scope of policy documents state that covered persons may be subject to additional policies when at other sites.

[Domain Location: #2, p1,5,10,17, 25,]
Enforcement and Sanctions of Policies pie3

An oversight committee exists and sanctions are possible for non-compliance.

[Domain Location: #2, p31]
What the results mean...
3Model policy
2Good progress toward model policy
1No policy, or policy unlikely to have a substantial effect on behavior