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CHOICE submission to ACCC – Medicines Australia Code of Conduct 17th Edition

The ACCC has called for submissions about Medicines Australia latest Code of Conduct. A submission by CHOICE (The Australian Consumers Association) with which I was involved can be downloaded here. by

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Medicines Australia Code of Conduct 17th Edition

I have talked about my concerns with this latest Code revision in a short video that can be found here. by

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GSK cops $3 bn fine for largest health care fraud in US; 17th Edition of Medicines Australia Code released

Not surprisingly, these two news items led to a discussion on Australian television (and elsewhere) of whether the promotional activities of the pharmaceutical industry should be governed by self-regulatory industry codes of conduct or by co-regulation involving the government and … Continue reading

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Complementary Medicine Regulation Reform Suggestions

My submission to the TGA Working Group on Complementary Medicine Regulation Reform as a representative of:     Problem It is alleged that some sponsors are not aware of the regulatory issues concerning complementary medicines including the Therapeutic Goods Advertising … Continue reading

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