In June 2015, 24 Australian cancer specialists flew to Chicago to attend a five-day conference. Drug giant Amgen funded the trip, including registration, transfers and wining and dining. It cost almost A$270,000. In December 2013, in a teaching hospital in New South Wales, 11 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians attended a 45-minute presentation by a pharmaceutical ...
Whos paying for lunch? Heres exactly how drug companies wine and dine doctors
By Alice Fabbri, Lisa Bero and Ray Moynihan
4 Jul 2017