ERIC Number: EJ586215
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Medical Professors See Threat in Corporate Influence on Research.
Mangan, Katherine S.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n39 pA14-A15 Jun 4 1999
At a recent American Association of University Professors conference, professors and researchers discussed the growing influence of corporations on academic research in medicine, including increased medical school reliance on corporate funding, requirements for research confidentiality, the potential for conflict of interest in research, and the threat to academic freedom. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Freedom, Allied Health Occupations Education, Confidentiality, Conflict of Interest, Court Litigation, Economic Factors, Faculty Publishing, Higher Education, Legal Problems, Medical Education, Medical Research, Medical School Faculty, Professional Education, Research Utilization, School Business Relationship
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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