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16 of US's Top 17 Drug Companies Have Board Members Who Teach at Medical Hospitals

16 of US's Top 17 Drug Companies Have Board Members Who Teach at Medical Hospitals
Pharmaceutical company payments to doctors extend far beyond rank-and-file clinicians — and deep into the leadership of America’s teaching hospitals. A team of researchers examined the boards of the 50 largest drug companies and found that 40 percent — 19 companies — had at least one board member who also held a leadership role at an academic medical center. Sixteen of the 17 companies based in the United States had at least one. Several had more than one.
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Charles Ornstein
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