Beyond CME Funding for Your Organization

January 21, 2010 at 6:21 pm Leave a comment

Funding 2010: CME to Sponsorship, Jan 20, 2010 2:16 PM,

By Sue Pelletier

“CME funding is decreasing; revenue from exhibits is decreasing even more. General, unrestricted support of an organization no longer exists for most medical societies, and there is more competition for sponsorship dollars from state organizations, chapters, and other closely related associations. What’s needed is some new ways to bring in revenues…………”

There are some interesting suggestions here you might want to explore. Most do not solve the concern about the influence of industry on physicians and physician related groups. But all are worth consideration.

You might also want to explore some of the articles linked to this story that appear at the end of the piece.

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Thanks to Sue Pelliter for keeping up with these things for us.


Entry filed under: CME, CME Issues, Pharma Funding, Physician Continuing Education.

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