The PCSK9 Education and Research Forum is a not-for-profit organisation registered in the UK. An independent Secretariat has been appointed to maintain transparent financial accounts.
The PCSK9 Education and Research Forum will be managed by an Executive Editorial Board. Members of an international Advisory Board will be consulted to provide regular commentaries and expert perspectives on new scientific findings and clinical developments.
Comprehensive disclosures and conflicts of interest are deposited with the Secretariat by all Editors and Members of the Advisory Board.
The PCSK9 Education and Research Forum will apply for unrestricted educational grants from the healthcare industry as well as charities, government and non-government organisations focused on the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease.
In recognition of commitment to transparency and compliance with best practice, all support will be openly acknowledged and all relevant disclaimers incorporated.
The PCSK9 Education and Research Forum will be entirely independent of any influence from both the private and public sectors.