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SPEAKER/AUTHOR DISCLOSURES
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SPEAKER AND AUTHOR DISCLOSURES
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through
the joint sponsorshipof theAmericanCollegeofMedicalGeneticsandGenomics (ACMG)
and ASHG, all faculty, speakers, and moderators must disclose the existence of any
financial interest and/or other relationship(s) they might have with the manufacturer(s)
or provider(s) of any commercial product(s) or service(s) to be discussed during their
presentation: receiving a salary, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee,
honoraria, ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options, or other ownership interest,
excluding diversified mutual funds), or other financial benefit. Financial benefits are
usually associated with roles such as employment, management position, independent
contractor (including contracted research), consulting, speaking and teaching,
membership on advisory committees or review panels, board membership, and other
activities for which remuneration is received or expected.
If a member of the ASHG 2013 Program Committee indicated a relationship that could
be perceived by some as a real or apparent conflict of interest in planning the program,
that committee member refrained from discussion.
The following presenters have indicated a relationship that within the context of their
presentation could be perceived by some as a real or apparent conflict of interest, but
do not consider that it will influence their presentation.
The disclosures have been reviewed and conflict of interest resolved or managed. The
number following each company name represents the specific relationship from the
list below.
1.
Stock options or bond holdings in a for-profit corporation or self-directed pension
plan
2.
Research grants, other grants, scholarships, or fellowships
3.
Employment (full or part-time)
4.
Ownership or partnership
5.
Consulting fees or other remuneration
6.
Non-remunerative positions of influence such as officer, board member, trustee,
or public spokesperson
7.
Receipt of royalties
8.
Speakers’ bureau
9.
Receive substantial in-kind or donated goods or services
10.
Inventor/patent owner
11.
Advisor
12.
Collaboration
13.
Company owner
14.
Receipt of travel grants/honoraria
15.
Other
If a presentation is in a platform session, the abstract number is added in parentheses.
If a presenter or organizer is not listed, then that person had no relationship to disclose.
Disclosures will also be included in presentation slides.