Conflict of interest declaration: Henry MP Boardman

Roles in: Heart 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 - Reimbursement for conference fees for British Society of Heart Failure annual conference 2018 by Novartis.

b) Fees for speaking?
No

c) Fees for organising education?
No

d) Funds for research?
Yes - Unrestricted grant from Fukuda Denshi Ltd given to Univeristy of Oxford (Prof Paul Leeson - my DPhil supervisor). The company make a non-invasive meaure of arterial stiffness which was one of a number of measures involved in the study (Vasera).The grant was used to fund research (my DPhil project) into the cardiovascular risk of women with a history of hypertensive pregnancy. The agreement and contract is now complete (as of May 2016).

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