Campaign and Events

Campaign Resources

How to Run a Campaign - PDF
This resource contains advice on organizing a campaign to promote policy change. It is for those who are new to this sort of activity - and for experienced advocates who want a tool to help involve others.

Q&A - Developing a Conflicts of Interest Policy
Excellent responses to common concerns raised about policy reform.

Letter to Dean Template
For arranging an initial meeting with your dean to promote policy reform at your school.

Talking Points
Suggested talkign points for student meeting with Dean.

Policy Comparative Analysis
Useful how-to document on writing a policy comparative analysis.
Sample Comparative Analysis 1
Sample Comparative Analysis 2

Rothman et al, 2008 - New Developments in Managing Physician-Industry relationships - JAMA
Examination of school policy development procesees two years after the initial ABIM Policy Proposal (see above.) Rothman finds that

Coleman et al, 2008 - Establishing Policies for the Relationship Between Industry and Clinicians: Lessons Learned From Two Academic Health Centers - Academic Medicine
Descriptions of setbacks and successes at Boston University School of Medicine and Yale School of Medicine


Events Resources (See Holding Events for comprehensive event ideas)

Suggested Speakers List

Sample Press Release for Your Local Event

How to Plan a Lunch Lecture

Pharmaceutical Issue Forum - Facilitation Guide

Hosting a debate - Guide
Sample debate questions

Pharm Free Fun Facts

Order PharmFree Paraphenelia

"Pharm Free Liberated" sticker design (Avery-5160, 1" x 2 5/8") B&W or Color (large file)