Paid to Prescribe?: Exploring the Relationship Between Doctors and the Drug Industry

Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2007 Time: 10:30 AM Location: Dirksen 106

Member Statements

  1. Senator Herb Kohl D (WI)
  2. Senator Gordon H. Smith R (OR)

Witnesses

  1. Jerome Kassirer, MD
    Distinguished Professor
    Tufts University School of Medicine
    Boston , MA
  2. Greg Rosenthal, MD
    Retinal Specialist
    Toledo , OH
  3. Peter Lurie, MD, M.P.H.
    Deputy Director
    Public Citizen's Health Research Group
    Washington , DC
  4. Honorable Sharon Treat
    State Representative, Executive Director
    National Legislative Association on Prescription Drug Prices
    Hallowel , ME
  5. Robert Sade
    Chair, Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs
    American Medical Association
    Washington , DC
  6. Marjorie Powell, ESQ.
    Senior Assistant General Counsel
    Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
    Washington , DC