Series - Faculty & Planning Committee

National Standard Element 3: Conflict of Interest

This element describes the processes and requirements for gathering, managing and disclosing conflicts of interest to participants.

3.1

All members of the Scientific Planning Committee (SPC), speakers, moderators, facilitators and authors must provide to the CPD provider organization a written description of all financial and in-kind affiliations with for-profit and not-for-profit organizations over the previous 2 years.

These relationships include but are not limited to:

  1. Any direct financial payments including receipt of honoraria;
  2. Membership on advisory boards or speakers’ bureau;
  3. Funded grants or clinical trials;
  4. Patents on a drug, product or device; and
  5. All other investments or relationships that could be seen by a reasonable, well-informed participant as having the potential to influence the content of the educational activity.

3.2

The SPC is responsible for reviewing all disclosures by speakers, moderators, facilitators and authors in advance of the CPD activity to determine whether action is required to manage potential or real conflicts of interest. The SPC must have procedures in place to be followed if a conflict of interest comes to its attention prior to or during the CPD activity.

3.3

All members of the SPC, speakers, moderators, facilitators, and authors, must disclose to participants their relationships as described in 3.1Any individual who fails to disclose their relationships as described in 3.1 and 3.3 cannot participate as a member of the SPC, speaker, moderator, facilitator or author of an accredited CPD activity.


Rural Virtual Conference Series

September 8, 2020 - May 18, 2021

Faculty

Clinical Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary;

Family Physician, High River,Governance Board Chair, Calgary Rural Primary Care Network  

Payment: CRPCN - Stipend for Governance Board chair

Clinical Lecturer, School of Medicine, University of Calgary;

South Health Campus ENT Surgeon, Academic General Otolaryngologist Head and Neck Surgeon, AHS

Master of Translational Medicine, UC Berkeley, UCSF/Berkelev

 

Additional Disclosure:

Payment: speaking engagement (Neil Med) on topical therapies for sinonasal disease 2019

Grant: to fund (Joule, NSERC/IRIAP) ENTiD AI research & product development

Relationship: Founder and CMO of biotech and medical device company (ENTiD) that uses AI to assist with point of care diagnosis for ENT and Dermatology conditions

Assistant Professor, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary

Clinical Lecturer, Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary;

Hospitalist, Chinook Regional Hospital

 

Disclosure:

Financial: Until August 2020, member of the Section of Family Medicine Executive as a Member-at-Large.  Honoraria are received for work done for the AMA.

Membership: Until August 2020, member of the Section of Family Medicine Executive as a Member-at-Large, and the AMA

Dermatologist, Calgary, AHS

Orthopedic Surgeon, Chinook Region, AHS

U of A Faculty of Pharmacy - Clinical Academic Colleague;

Information Specialist, PADIS

Assistant Clinical Professor of Cardiac Sciences and Community Health Sciences

Heart Failure Cardiologist, Director of Echocardiography, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Disclosure: Clinical Trial: Clinical Trial site -  PI: Pfizer, Eidos, Ionis

Medical Officer of Health - South Zone, AHS

Clinical Assistant Professor, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC;

Gastroenterologist, Elk Valley Hospital and Crownest Pass Hospital

Speech language pathologist, AHS

Professor of Medicine, Cardiac Sciences,

Vice Dean, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Grant: CIHR  - CMR study on microvascular angina

Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary;

Neurologist, PLC, SHC; AHS

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Calgary and University of Lethbridge;

Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary;

Infectious Diseases Physician, AHS.

Disclosure:

Grant and Fellowship Recipient: Canadian Hepatitis C Network Pilot Grant and Postdoctoral Fellowship

Co-Patent Holder: Provisional patent on an HBV-targeting agent

Other Relationships: Indirect benefit from multiple academic and foundational grants; supervisory role of several graduate students. Drug company affiliated trials have dedicated materials without crossover.

No direct involvement with active clinical trials.

Laboratories (CS Coffin and TR Patel) also funded by CIHR, AIHS, NSERC and Canadian Liver Foundation grants and graduate student awards.

Clinical trials with Gilead and Janssen.

Planning Commitee

eSIM Simulation Senior Consultant

MD, Pincher Creek, AHS

Conflict of Interest: Part-Time paid employee with ACFP

Professor, Family Medicine and Director, Rural CPD, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Education Consultant, CME&PD, University of Calgary

Clinical Lecturer, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary;

MD, Pincher Creek, AHS


PROactive: Partners in Professionalism Webinar Series

Faculty

Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW)

Disclosure:

  • Alberta Medical Association
  • PCN Alberta

Physician and Family Support Program, Alberta Medical Association

Disclosure:

  • Alberta Health
  • Physician and Family Support Program - Alberta Medical Association
  • Community Medical Staff Association - Alberta Medical Association
  • Calgary West Central Primary Care Network

Sr. Consultant, Medical Staff Diversity, Wellness & Development, Provincial Medical Affairs, Alberta Health Services

Associate Professor of Neurology,  Head, Section of Neurology, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Alberta Health Services, University of Calgary

Nothing to Disclose

Director, Prevention of Workplace Harassment and Violence, Alberta Health Services

Clinical Associate Professor, University of Calgary

CMD for Adult Psychosis Program and FMC Day Program

Curriculum and Assessment Lead, Psychiatry Training Program 

Nothing to Disclose

Deputy Registrar and Hearings Director, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta

Planning Committee

Project Manager

Nothing to Disclose

Associate Chief Medical Officer of Physician Health, Diversity, and Wellness at Alberta Health Services

Nothing to Disclose

 

Director, Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development, University of Calgary

Nothing to Disclose

Medical Director, Health System Ethics and Policy, Health Quality Council of Alberta

Disclosure:

  • Health Quality Council of Alberta
  • Alberta Medical Association
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
  • Alberta Health Services
  • Alberta Health"

Chief Strategy Officer/Interim AED Professional Affairs, Alberta Medical Association (AMA)

Nothing to disclose

Assistant Registrar, Physician Health, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA)

Nothing to Disclose

U of C Resident & VP Community Relations PARA

Nothing to Disclose

Associate Dean, Professionalism, Equity and Diversity, University of Calgary

Nothing to Disclose

Associate Professor/Associate Dean, Professionalism, Department of Medicine
Division of Neurology, University of Alberta

Nothing to disclose

Deputy Registrar and Hearings Director at College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta

Nothing to Disclose


PQU: OCD - Across the Lifespan

September 25, 2020

Faculty

OCD Across the Lifespan

Associate Professor, Dean Professionalism, Equity and Diversity; Psychiatrist, Foothills Medical Centre, Alberta Health Services

Nothing to Disclose

Owner and Clinical Director, OCD and Anxiety Psychological Services

Diclosure:

  • Direct Financial Payments: Honorarium from Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research & Education for preparation of webinar lectures for the Tourette OCD Alberta Network
  • Membership on Advisory Boards: Board Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of Anxiety Canada
  • Grants or Clinical Trials: One of multiple participants that received the Maternal Newborn Child and Youth Strategic Clinical Network Health Outcome Improvement Fund II to create The Tourette OCD Alberta Network  
  • Investments: Owner and Director of OCD and Anxiety Psychological Services

Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS) Translational Health Chair, Child and Youth Mental Health; Professor, Departments of Psychiatry & Medical Genetics, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; Child Psychiatrist

Disclosure:

Grants or clinical trials: Research support received from publicly funded agencies including: Alberta Innovates, Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI), Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR), National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Associate Professor, Brain and Therapeutics, University of Toronto; Associate Scientist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Disclosure:
Advisory Boards: Attended Brainsway positional advisory board meeting
Grants or clinical trials: CIHR, McLaughlin Centre Accelerator Grants, Labatt Family Innovation Fund, Physician Services Inc., Sunnybrook Educational Advisory Council

Planning Committee

OCD Across the Lifespan

Associate Professor, Medical Director of Psychopharmacology Research Unit, University of Calgary; Psychiatrist, Alberta Health Services.

Disclosure:

  • Honoraria: Lundbeck, Otsuka.
  • Board/Speakers' Bureaus: Lundbeck, Otsuka.
  • Clinical Trials: Boehringer-Ingelheim, Lundbeck, SyneuRx.
  • Other Relationships: Schizophrenia Society of Alberta, The Mathison Centre, The Hotchkiss Brain Institute.

Associate Professor, Dean Professionalism, Equity and Diversity; Psychiatrist, Foothills Medical Centre, Alberta Health Services

Nothing to Disclose

CME Representative Education Consultant, Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development, University of Calgary 

Nothing to disclose

Resident

Nothing to Disclose 

Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS) Translational Health Chair, Child and Youth Mental Health; Professor, Departments of Psychiatry & Medical Genetics, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; Child Psychiatrist

Disclosure:

Grants or clinical trials: Research support received from publicly funded agencies including: Alberta Innovates, Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI), Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR), National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Family Physician, Pinnacle Medical Centres

Disclosure: Direct Financial Payments: Consultant Honoraria - Allergan 2018


PQU: Neuropsychiatry

December 4, 2020

Faculty

Neuropsychiatry

Clinical Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; UCNS Diplomate in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties

Conflict of Interest: None to Disclose

Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia; Medical Director, BC Neuropsychiatry Program, University of British Columbia; Researcher, Psychiatry, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, British Columbia 

Planning Committee

Neuropsychiatry

Clinical Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; UCNS Diplomate in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties 

Conflict of Interest: None to Disclose

Clinical Lecturer, Joint Appointment – Psychiatry & Clinical Neurosciences; Psychiatrist, Alberta Health Services 

CME Representative Education Consultant, Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development, University of Calgary 

Family Physician, Psychiatry Primary Care 

Conflict of Interest: None to Disclose

PGY5 Psychiatry, University of Calgary 

Conflict of Interest: 
Direct Financial Payments: Canadian Medical Association (recent board member, member of international advisory committee)
Resident Doctors of Canada (Past President, CBD lead, Resiliency Co-Chair)
Membership: Canadian Medical Association (board of directors and international advisory committee)
Other: Co-Founder Kolabo (non-profit) organization based out of the University of Calgary

Psychiatry Resident, University of Calgary 

Associate Professor, Medical Director of Pharmacology Research, University of Calgary 

Conflict of Interest
Honoraria: Lundbeck, Otsuka.
Board/Speakers' Bureaus: Lundbeck, Otsuka.
Clinical Trials: Boehringer-Ingelheim, Lundbeck, SyneuRx.
Other Relationships: Schizophrenia Society of Alberta, The Mathison Centre, The Hotchkiss Brain Institute.