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Should industry fund continuing medical education?

Georgetown’s PharmedOut.org project, along with the Kennedy Institute of Ethics and the Georgetown University Law Center are hosting an academic conference, “Prescription for Conflict: Should Industry Fund CME?” tomorrow (Friday June 25, 2010). Speakers include Joshua Sharfstein, MD, Principal Deputy Commissioner, FDA, Thomas Insel, MD, Director, National Institute of Mental Health, Daniel Carlat, MD, Carl Elliott, MD, Joel Lexchin, MD, Edmund Pellegrino, MD, and Paul Thacker, Senior Investigator, Office of Senator Chuck Grassley .

Maybe I’ll see some of you there.

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