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A medical specialty society that works to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorders, including mental retardation and substance-related disorders.

Corporate Advisory Council (partial list, 2001)

Grand Patron ($20,000)

  • AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • Pfizer, Inc.

Patron ($15,000)

  • Aventis Pharmaceuticals
  • Janssen Pharmaceutica

Sustaining Member ($10,000)

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Forest Pharmaceuticals
  • GlaxoSmithKline

Sponsor ($5,000)

  • Alza Pharmaceuticals
  • Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories

(; accessed 9/18/02)

According to a Washington Post article on the role of industry in medical meetings, “in several dozen symposiums during the weeklong [American Psychiatric Association] meeting, companies paid the APA about $50,000 per session to control which scientists and papers were presented and to help shape the presentations.” (Washington Post, 5/26/02, p. A10) The 2002 Annual meeting had a total of 42 industry-sponsored symposiums sponsored by the following companies:

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • AstraZeneca
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Cephalon
  • Cyberonics, Inc.
  • Eisai, Inc.
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • Forest Laboratories
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Janssen Pharmaceutica
  • Organnon, Inc.
  • Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical
  • Pfizer
  • Shire U.S.
  • Sepracor
  • Solvay Pharmaceuticals
  • Somerset Pharmaceuticals
  • Novartis
  • Wyeth Pharmaceuticals

(; accessed 9/18/02)

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