Conflict of interest declaration: Jennifer S Hilgart

This submission is more than 12 months old!

Updated on: 21 July 2020

Roles in: Editorial & Methods Department

1. Financial interests

a) Received research funding: any grant, contract or gift, commissioned research, or fellowship from The Cochrane Collaboration or a related organisation (i.e. any organisation related to health care or medical research) to conduct research?
No

b) Had paid consultancies: any paid work, consulting fees (in cash or kind) from a related organisation?
No

c) Received honoraria: one-time payments (in cash or kind) from a related organisation?
No

d) Served as a director, officer, partner, trustee, employee or held a position of management with a related organisation?
Yes - Between July 8th 2019 and July 3rd 2020 I was a salaried employee at the Scientific Resource Center for the U.S. Agency for Healthcare, Research and Quality (AHRQ) - an organisation related to health care research and hosted at the Portland VA Research Foundation - a non-profit research organisation. My role was to assist with systematic review topic development for the AHRQ Evidence-based Practice Center program

e) Possessed share-holdings, stock, stock options, equity with a related organisation (excludes mutual funds or similar arrangements where the individual has no control over the selection of the shares)?
No

f) Received personal gifts from a related organisation?
No

g) Had an outstanding loan with a related organisation?
No

h) Received royalty payments from a related organisation?
No

2. Do you have any other competing interests that could pose a conflict of interest that would reasonably appear to be related to the primary interest?
No