“If they stopped listening to industry”

Recently, Dr Helen Salisbury, shared in her BMJ perspective some personal thoughts on the influence of industry on human health [please note: Dr Salisbury was considering industry-influence at its widest … Continue reading “If they stopped listening to industry”

“Classsic Pharma shill stuff”

Professor Robert Howard, 13 April 2022: “From memory, it amounted to attending one meeting to help them understand the data from 2 memantine trials. Here’s the 2006 BMJ paper, anyway. … Continue reading “Classsic Pharma shill stuff”

The promotion of ESKETAMINE

Kings College London [KCL] has received over £800,000 from Janssen for Esketamine research. Professor Allan Young, Vice Dean and Clinical Academic Lead for KCL,  features in this Guardian “Exclusive” [from … Continue reading The promotion of ESKETAMINE

The Psychopharmacology Committee

Two years have passed since I last considered the Psychopharmacology Committee of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. This committee has increased its membership from 10 to 14. Here is a … Continue reading The Psychopharmacology Committee