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Prescription for Conflict:
Should Industry Fund Continuing Medical Education?

Friday, June 25, 2010
Georgetown University
Intercultural Center (ICC) Auditorium
37th & O Sts, NW
Washington, DC

Our Georgetown University conference explored the issues and debated the question of whether the pharmaceutical industry should fund continuing medical education. The conference, funded solely through Georgetown University and registration fees, was a joint effort between Georgetown University Medical Center, the Kennedy Institute of Ethics, and Georgetown University Law Center. Continuing education credits were available for physicians and nurses. See accreditation statements below.


Program (corrected pdf)


Available Powerpoints

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Conference Transcript

Accreditation Statements
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through joint sponsorship of American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies LLC and The Clearview CME Institute. The Clearview CME Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Clearview CME Institute designates this educational activities for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim credit commensurate only with the extent of their participation of the activity.

This activity has been approved for 6.0 Continuing Education Units by Georgetown University, Department of Nursing, an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

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