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First Online: 18 May 2018
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: DM has consulted for Pharmavite, Reckitt Benckiser and Debevoise & Plimpton this past year. The Dannon Company, Lifeway Foods, Inc., Nestlé, and Cargill, Inc., have previously provided funding for separate clinical trials through Georgetown University. In the past 36 months, Dr. Ross has received research support through Yale University from Johnson and Johnson to develop methods of clinical trial data sharing, from Medtronic, Inc., and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to develop methods for post-market surveillance of medical devices (U01FD004585), from the Food and Drug Administration to establish Yale-Mayo Clinic Center for Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI) program (U01FD005938), from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association to better understand medical technology evaluation, from the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop and maintain performance measures that are used for public reporting, from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to examine community predictors of healthcare quality (R01HS022882), and from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation to establish the Good Pharma Scorecard at Bioethics International and to establish the Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) at Yale. The other authors report no potential conflicts of interest.