Conflict of interest declaration: Lon Schneider

Updated on: 9 March 2022

Roles in: Dementia and Cognitive Improvement 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)?
No

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 - In my work at the University of Southern California, USC and I have received funds for research from Biogen, Biohaven, Eisai, Eli Lilly, Merck, Novartis, Roche/Genentech, Washington University St. Louis in the past 36 months

e) Funds for a member of staff?
No

f) Fees for consulting?
Yes - I have received consulting fees from AC Immune, Avraham, Boehringer Ingelheim, Cognition, Cortexyme, Eisai, Immuno Brain Checkpoint, Neurim, vTv, Samus Otsuka, GW Research, and Novo Nordiskin the past 36 months

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?
Yes - I have received funds for serving on DMCs, DSMBs, and adjudication committees for Roche/Genentech, Eli Lilly in the past 36 months

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