Industry Support for CICRA
UK and European Codes of Conduct are in place to guide patient organizations relationships with the pharmaceutical industry. In addition since April 2012 CICRA has developed its own guidelines for use when developing relationships with industry and in maintaining that relationship. Those CICRA Guidelines which cover relationships with Pharmaceutical, Nutrition and other health related companies and those in the Medical Devices arena are shown in the PDF below:
A copy of the CICRA Industry/Corporate Supporter application with supporting introductory information is also shown below:
Those industry companies that provide support to CICRA are shown below together with the type of support provided:
Calendar Year 2012
|MSD UK||Unrestricted Corporate Sponsorship paid to CICRA||£2000|
|Abbott UK||Unrestricted Grant paid to CICRA||£5000|
|MSD UK||Restricted Grant paid to CICRA (For development of a CICRA Survey in Year 2013)||£5000|
Calendar Year 2013
|AbbVie UK||Unrestricted Grant paid to CICRA.
In addition to the Unrestricted Grant:
Economy Travel, Hotel & Registration Costs relating to CICRA representative’s attendance at the IMID Congress in Vienna Q3 2013.
Registration costs of two Abbvie UK Training Days in Maidenhead and the Q4 Abbvie UK Patients Forum 2013 held in London.
|Vitaflo UK||Designated Grant paid to CICRA in connection with of Nutritional App/IT Social Research Meeting, Birmingham July 2013||£1500|