Conflict of interest declaration: Katrina Williams
Updated on: 9 March 2022Roles in: Prognosis Methods Group
1. Financial interests
a) Received research funding: any grant, contract or gift, commissioned research, or fellowship from The Cochrane Collaboration or a related organisation (i.e. any organisation related to health care or medical research) to conduct research?
Yes - I have received competitive and philanthropic grants for research in autism and childhood disability.
b) Had paid consultancies: any paid work, consulting fees (in cash or kind) from a related organisation?
Yes - I have been paid to sit on state government committees related to health, two grant committees and to work as an Associate Editor for a journal.
c) Received honoraria: one-time payments (in cash or kind) from a related organisation?
Yes - I received a one-off payment for providing advice to an Australian government organisation that oversees therapeutic goods.
d) Served as a director, officer, partner, trustee, employee or held a position of management with a related organisation?
e) Possessed share-holdings, stock, stock options, equity with a related organisation (excludes mutual funds or similar arrangements where the individual has no control over the selection of the shares)?
f) Received personal gifts from a related organisation?
g) Had an outstanding loan with a related organisation?
h) Received royalty payments from a related organisation?
Yes - I receive royalty payments for a book about autism and for a research methodology book.
2. Do you have any other competing interests that could pose a conflict of interest that would reasonably appear to be related to the primary interest?