Extensive financial links between the leaders of US endocrinologists’ professional associations and the pharmaceutical and medical device industries have raised concerns over independence and integrity. Almost $11 million (US$7.1m) in industry payments flowed to leaders of the Endocrine Society over a five year period according to figures published in BMJ. Payments to endocrinologists were below those of ...
Professional societies slammed for financial entanglements with industry
By Michael Woodhead
28 May 2020