Conflict of interest declaration: Jenny Doust

Roles in: Acute Respiratory Infections Group

1. In the past three years have you accepted the following from an organisation that may gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR)?

a) Reimbursement for attending a conference or symposium (including travel, accommodation and/or hospitality)?
Yes - Cochrane paid for airfare to speak at the Cochrane Colloquium in 2016 on the topic of overdiagnosis and how Cochrane might manage this problem

b) Fees for speaking?
No

c) Fees for organising education?
No

d) Funds for research?
Yes - Funds from NHMRC as part of two CRE grants

e) Funds for a member of staff?
No

f) Fees for consulting?
No

g) Royalty payments?
No

2. In the past three years have you or your spouse/partner been employed by an organization that may in any way gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the CDSR?
No

3. Do you own stocks or shares in companies that may gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the CDSR?
No

4. Do you hold any patents for products that that may lead you to gain or lose financially from the publication of reviews by your review group in the CDSR?
No

5. Do you have any other competing interests (financial or non-financial)?
No