Director

Peter C. Gøtzsche, Professor, DrMedSci, MD, MSc
Copenhagen
pcg@scientificfreedom.dk
@PGtzsche1
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Conflicts of interest last three years: Expert witness in lawsuits against drug companies and health professionals.

Deputy Directors

Maryanne Demasi, PhD, Journalist
Sydney
maryannedemasi@hotmail.com
@MaryanneDemasi
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Conflicts of interest last three years: None.

Tom Jefferson, Professor
Roma
jefferson.tom@gmail.com
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Conflicts of interest last three years: Cochrane Methods Innovations Fund grant to develop guidance on the use of regulatory data in Cochrane reviews (2015-2018); member of three advisory boards for Boehringer Ingelheim (2014–2016); member of an independent data monitoring committee for a Sanofi Pasteur clinical trial on an influenza vaccine (2015-2017); occasionally interviewed by market research companies about phase I or II pharmaceutical products for which he receives fees (current); relator in a False Claims Act lawsuit on behalf of the United States that involves sales of Tamiflu for pandemic stockpiling, if resolved in the United States’ favour, he would be entitled to a percentage of the recovery; co-holder of a Laura and John Arnold Foundation grant for development of a RIAT support centre (2017-2020) and Jean Monnet Network Grant for The Jean Monnet Health Law and Policy Network (2017-2020); unpaid collaborator to the project Beyond Transparency in Pharmaceutical Research and Regulation led by Dalhousie University and funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (2018-2022).

Affiliated researchers and supporters

Kim Boesen, MD, PhD student, Copenhagen, Denmark

Joakim Börjesson, Psychiatrist, Stockholm, Sweden

Lasse Krogsbøll, MD, PhD, Copenhagen, Denmark

Arturo Martí-Carvajal, MD, PhD, Universidad de Carabobo, Venezuela

Niall McLaren, Psychiatrist, Brisbane, Australia

Allison Pollock, Professor, University of Newcastle, England

Anders Sørensen, Psychologist, PhD student, Copenhagen, Denmark

Thorkild I. A. Sørensen, Professor, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Last updated: 19 November 2019