Commercial Support http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6644/more en CME on the Rise: ACCME 2013 Annual Report http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/cme-rise-accme-2013-annual-report <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Income, participation, and number of activities on the rise; commercial support still waning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/cme-rise-accme-2013-annual-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/cme-rise-accme-2013-annual-report#comments Commercial Support Medical Meetings Resources Medical Meetings Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:58:00 +0000 42531 at http://meetingsnet.com This Week’s Medical Education Roundup http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/week-s-medical-education-roundup <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/your-guide-accme-accreditation-process" title="CME Provider's Guide to the ACCME Accreditation Process" target="_blank">ACCME</a></span> outlines what JAMA got wrong; more on the commercial supporter logo ban; and what adopting ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support might mean for Recognized Accreditor systems.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/week-s-medical-education-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/week-s-medical-education-roundup#comments Commercial Support Tue, 06 May 2014 20:19:00 +0000 41221 at http://meetingsnet.com ProPublica’s Latest Salvo Against Physician/Pharma Relationships: Fair or Foul? http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/propublica-s-latest-salvo-against-physicianpharma-relationships-fair-or-foul <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A Forbes editorial points out fallacies in the latest of the nonprofit’s Dollars for Docs series; ProPublica defends its reporting and its methodology.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/propublica-s-latest-salvo-against-physicianpharma-relationships-fair-or-foul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/propublica-s-latest-salvo-against-physicianpharma-relationships-fair-or-foul#comments Commercial Support Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:25:00 +0000 40791 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Responds to JAMA Articles Slamming "Medical Communication Companies" http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-jama-articles-slamming-medical-communication-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>JAMA articles on medical communication companies are rife with misperceptions and errors, according to CME advocates; <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/your-guide-accme-accreditation-process" title="CME Provider's Guide to the ACCME Accreditation Process" target="_blank">ACCME</a></span> CEO Murray Kopelow, MD weighs in.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-jama-articles-slamming-medical-communication-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-jama-articles-slamming-medical-communication-companies#comments Commercial Support Sun, 29 Dec 2013 21:51:00 +0000 39231 at http://meetingsnet.com ACCME Responds to Pew Conflict of Interest Report http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-pew-conflict-interest-report <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In contrast the findings of a recent report, commercially supported CME has sufficient safeguards against bias, says Murray Kopelow, president of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-pew-conflict-interest-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/accme-responds-pew-conflict-interest-report#comments Commercial Support Thu, 19 Dec 2013 16:10:00 +0000 39161 at http://meetingsnet.com The Implications of the Physician Payments Sunshine Act for CME Providers http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/implications-physician-payments-sunshine-act-cme-providers <div class="field-byline"> By Thomas Sullivan, president of Rockpointe, a medical education company; Abraham Gitterman, JD, associate with the law firm Arnold &amp; Porter LLP*; and Andrew Rosenberg, JD, senior adviser with the advocacy group CME Coalition </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An interpretation of how Open Payments, often called the Sunshine Act, provisions will affect continuing medical education.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/implications-physician-payments-sunshine-act-cme-providers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-regs/implications-physician-payments-sunshine-act-cme-providers#comments CME Regs Commercial Support Pharma/Device Regs Mon, 16 Dec 2013 16:58:00 +0000 39111 at http://meetingsnet.com Pew Prescription Project Issues Recommendations on Physician-Pharma Relationships http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pew-prescription-project-issues-recommendations-physician-pharma-relationships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Among the suggestions: a ban on attending and speaking at promotional meetings, and no more industry funding for accredited CME </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pew-prescription-project-issues-recommendations-physician-pharma-relationships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pew-prescription-project-issues-recommendations-physician-pharma-relationships#comments Commercial Support Thu, 12 Dec 2013 18:14:00 +0000 39071 at http://meetingsnet.com Pharma logos in CME Materials: Transparency or Advertising? http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pharma-logos-cme-materials-transparency-or-advertising <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CME Coalition releases guide to using commercial supporter logo in disclosures and other educational documents that will increase transparency without crossing the lines of propriety. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pharma-logos-cme-materials-transparency-or-advertising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/pharma-logos-cme-materials-transparency-or-advertising#comments CME Regs Commercial Support Fri, 11 Oct 2013 14:05:00 +0000 37222 at http://meetingsnet.com Commentary: Blurred Lines, CME-Style http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/commentary-blurred-lines-cme-style <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Despite all the safeguards that have been put in place to ensure accredited continuing medical education is fair and balanced, arguments against the commercial support of CME are as perennial as pop starlets looking to shock at music awards ceremonies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/commentary-blurred-lines-cme-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/commentary-blurred-lines-cme-style#comments Commercial Support Tue, 10 Sep 2013 13:39:00 +0000 36391 at http://meetingsnet.com Infographic: ACCME 2012 Report http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/infographic-accme-2012-report <div class="field-deck"> The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education's latest data show decline in commercial support, growth in overall income. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education's latest data show decline in commercial support, growth in overall income for accredited CME providers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/infographic-accme-2012-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/commercial-support/infographic-accme-2012-report#comments Commercial Support Fri, 09 Aug 2013 22:31:00 +0000 35511 at http://meetingsnet.com