Conflict of interest declaration: Edo Richard

Updated on: 25 March 2021

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)?
Yes - travel and hotel reimbursement for invited speaker role at several conferences; never any payment from a company.

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 - Funding through EC (H2020), IMI, the Dutch organization for health care research and development (ZonMW), JPND. Never any funding through company funding.

e) Funds for a member of staff?
No

f) Fees for consulting?
No

g) Royalty or licences payments?
Yes - Handbook for the medical clerkships (in Dutch) Editor in Chief of textbook of Neurology (in Dutch)

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