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Massachusetts Finalizes “Modest Meal” Provision

Nov. 30, 2012 – The Massachusetts Public Health Council has approved final amendments to its 2008 Pharmaceutical and Device Manufacturer Code of Conduct, which now allows industry to provide “modest meals” to healthcare professionals for non-continuing medical education, according to an article posted today in Policy and Medicine. Emergency regulations to amend the state’s gift […]

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Massachusetts to Hold Oct. 19 Public Hearing to Discuss “Modest Meal” Exception

Sept. 28, 2012 – Pharmaceutical and medical device companies may be allowed to provide “modest meals and refreshments” at non-continuing medical education (CME) events in Massachusetts if proposed “emergency amendments” to the state’s law covering codes of conduct for these industries are adopted. An Oct. 19 hearing is planned to discuss the amendments. In July, […]

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ACCME Releases 2009 Annual Report Data

From Tom Sullivan: how to enlarge penile length naturally The ACCME released its 2009 Annual Report data. Here are some of the highlights: In levitra online cheap 2009, accredited providers produced more than 95,000 activities — a 5.8% decrease of activities from 2008, and a 15.9% decrease in activities since 2007. In fact, directly sponsored […]

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