Conflict of interest declaration: Emma Fisher

Updated on: 22 February 2021

Roles in: Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

1. In the past 36 months have you accepted the following from a commercial organisation with a financial interest in the broad topic area of the CRG?

a) Support for attending meetings, including sabbaticals and study tours (this covers travel, accommodation and/or hospitality)?
Yes - 11/2019: International Association for the Study of Pain funded a trip to Washington so I could attend meetings of Presidential Task Force investigating Cannabinoids for people with pain. 03/2019: International Association for the Study of Pain funded accommodation after giving a plenary lecture at the 4th World Congress on Abdominal and Pelvic Pain in London.

b) Payment or honoraria for lectures, presentations, speakers bureaus, manuscript writing, or educational events?
No

c) Fees for organising education?
No

d) Grants and contracts?
Yes - 2020: World Health Organisation grant to conduct systematic reviews of interventions for the management of chronic pain in children which informed their guideline (PI). 2019-2024: Versus Arthritis Career Development Fellowship grant (PI). 2019-2021: Cochrane Review Group Innovations Fund (CI).

e) Funds for a member of staff?
No

f) Fees for consulting?
No

g) Royalty or licences payments?
No

h) Payment for expert testimony?
No

i) Payment for a fellowship?
No

j) Payment for participation on a Data Safety Monitoring Board, Advisory Board, or Guideline Panel?
No

k) Payment for a leadership or other fiduciary role in other board, society, committee, or advocacy group?
No

2. In the past 36 months have you, your spouse/partner or an immediate family member been employed by or do you or they own a commercial organization with a financial interest in the broad topic area of the CRG?
No

3. Do you own stocks or shares in a commercial organization with a financial interest in the broad topic area of the CRG?
No

4. Do you hold any patents (planned, issued or pending) for products relevant to the broad topic area of the CRG?
No

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