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U. Minn. overhauls Health Center ethics rules
After nearly three years of work, the University of Minnesota on Wednesday released new rules governing potential...
Scrutiny over corporate role in educating doctors
In the latest effort to break up the often cozy relationship between doctors and the medical industry, the University...
New York governor pushes to ban drug-industry gifts to docs
In Gov. David Paterson's proposed New York state budget, he has included a push to restrict ties between doctors and...
Fight over free lunches for Connecticut physicians
Connecticut lawmakers are considering a proposal that would outlaw most gifts to healthcare providers from drug or...
Vermont acts to make drug makers' gifts public
The Vermont legislature has passed a law requiring drug and device makers to publicly disclose all money given to...
Vermont doctors get $2.9 million cash, gifts from drugmakers
The nation's pharmaceutical makers spent more than $2.9 million on Vermont's doctors, hospitals, and universities to...
Massachusetts bans drug firm gifts to doctors
Massachusetts officials gave final approval to regulations banning pharmaceutical and medical device companies from...
Texas bills seek disclosure of pharmaceutical companies' payments to doctors
Texas lawmakers may be ready to force pharmaceutical companies to disclose payments to doctors. Mirroring a national...
Minnesota bill would expand law on medical disclosure
In 1993, the state Legislature adopted a law requiring drug companies to publicly report gifts and payments to doctors...
Federal court upholds drug privacy law
A federal appeals court in Boston has dealt a setback to the pharmaceutical industry and companies that collect...