The Scottish Government: “we are not aware”

This report, written by Marion Scott, was recently printed in the Sunday Mail: The Cabinet Minister for Health, Wellbeing and Sport, is quoted as saying: I was surprised by this Scottish … Continue reading The Scottish Government: “we are not aware”

Royal College of Psychiatrists: relationships with pharmaceutical and other commercial organisations

In response to my letter to the Royal College of Psychiatrists regarding relationships with pharmaceutical and other commercial organisations I received this e-mail from Professor Nick Craddock, Treasurer of the … Continue reading Royal College of Psychiatrists: relationships with pharmaceutical and other commercial organisations

Royal College of Psychiatrists and conflicts of interest

The Chief Executive of the General Medical Council (GMC) recently confirmed, in response to a recent BMJ article, that it “takes very seriously the issue of conflicts of interest”: We know … Continue reading Royal College of Psychiatrists and conflicts of interest

“A probity issue and may lead to a failure to revalidate”

Here is a submission to the BMJ by S. Musheer Hussain, Consultant & Hon Professor of Otolaryngology, Ninewells Hospital & University of Dundee Medical School: Here is relevant communication with NHS Tayside … Continue reading “A probity issue and may lead to a failure to revalidate”