Industry Relationships Policy

Origins of the Policy

The goal of the Industry Relationships Policy is to improve oversight of relationships between healthcare product manufacturers and healthcare practitioners at UPMC and faculty, staff, and students in the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences.

Statement of Purpose

As world leaders in research and clinical care delivery, the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences and UPMC have a responsibility to conduct all of their activities in a manner that serves the public interest.

Download the Policy

The Industry Relationships Policy is jointly developed and maintained by the Schools of the Health Sciences and UPMC.  Both entities have separate policy documents, but they are generally the same.

Frequently Asked Questions

Review guidance on industry presence at UPMC and Pitt facilities, accepting gifts or financial support from industry, attending sponsored functions, and consulting.

Contact Information

View contact information for UPMC and University of Pittsburgh representatives who can assist with compliance and administration of the Industry Relationships Policy.