We caught up with Marc Eigner, who heads the technology practice for Polaris, at this year’s Pharma Forum in Orlando to find out more about today’s urgent need for compliance training and certification among meeting planners and vendors....More
Two opening keynote speakers at the Meeting Management and Speaker Programs Life Sciences Forum, held last week at the Coronado Island Marriott Resort and Spa near San Diego, Calif., explored two sides of the same enforcement coin....More
The final provisions for the The Sunshine Act, which requires pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers to track and publicly report what they spend on physicians at their meetings, were released last week. Here’s a rundown of how the rule will affect medical meetings—and why some continuing education providers are breathing a qualified sigh of relief....More
The legislature of Massachusetts, which in 2008 adopted one of the strictest state laws governing pharmaceutical company interactions with physicians, has passed revisions that would again allow pharma companies to pay for “modest” meals under certain circumstances....More
Pharma Forum is coming to the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md., on March 22-25, 2015. Go towww.cbinet.com/pharmaforum for more information and early-bird registration.