Conflicts of interest

Upon completion of this module, you should be able to:

  • Define conflicts of interest
  • Discuss the association between conflicts of interest and bias in research projects
  • Discuss how and under what circumstances disclosure, management, and prohibition are appropriate responses to conflicts of interest.

Written by:

Bernard Lo

Biography :

Bernard Lo is professor of medicine emeritus at UCSF and president of the Greenwall Foundation.


Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
BMJ Learning 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning has assigned one hour of credit to this module
BMJ and UCSF 4 credits, 4:00 hours The BMJ and UCSF have assigned 4 hours of credit to this module.

Release date

02 Mar 2016

Last updated

02 Mar 2016