payments to doctors
Investigation on transfers from pharmaceutical companies in direct payments, as fees for their services or to cover the training of health professionals. Awards:
- Concha García Campoy Award in Science Journalism to Ángela Bernardo
- Finalist - Inter American Press Association Awards for Excellence in Journalism 2018
Together with sums of money they received from other laboratories, they were dished out a total of over 1.6 million. Most of them work in public hospitals.
All these countries publish a declared portion – how much each doctor received from each firm – and an anonymous portion, published as an aggregate figure without names. It is partial transparency.