Conflict of interest declaration: Tomas Pantoja
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 - Between 2012 & 2015 I was the PI of a grant from the Cochrane Collaboration intended to build capacity on systematic reviews in my country and the Region. I have received grants from Chile National Health Research fund (2012, 2014 and 2017) for research work related with guidelines
b) Had paid consultancies: any paid work, consulting fees (in cash or kind) from a related organisation?
Yes - I have received consulting fees from WHO in my work supporting teams from the Evidence-Informed Policy Netwokrs (EVIPNet teams) in East Europe and Central Asia
c) Received honoraria: one-time payments (in cash or kind) from a related organisation?
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?
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?
Yes - I am an editor with the Cochrane EPOC group and convenor of the Cochrane Qualitative and Implementation Methods group