Skip to content

Zachary Stowe Wants His GSK Money

June 11, 2009

From http://www.margaretsoltan.com/?p=13846

Zachary Stowe: I WANT MY MONEY

Zachary Stowe

Professor Zachary Stowe of Emory University wants his money, and he wants it now.

An enthusiastic salesman for Glaxo drugs, Stowe spends a great deal of time giving pitches to various audiences. He doesn’t just say things Glaxo wants to hear; he writes them.

“Dr. Stowe is on board for publicity efforts,” writes a public relations person to Glaxo about a press release. “We [want] to secure distribution [of research results] on Emory letterhead — as you know, [this will] provide further credibility to data for the media.”

Stowe loves the money; Glaxo loves the credibility Emory’s letterhead brings. A perfect relationship, undisclosed to Emory, of course…

Actually, not entirely perfect. Tension occasionally flares between the parties when one or another of Stowe’s promotional talks has to be canceled. Stowe’s policy when this happens is to demand payment in full anyway. He’s an important man. If he’d known the thing would be canceled, he could have made a lot of money at other sales events. He and his Emory letterhead are very much in demand.

Senator Grassley attaches to his latest letter to Emory about its enterprising psychiatry professors a series of emails Stowe wrote demanding payment for canceled events.

Email #1: What provisions do you propose for my compensation for the lost time? …. GSK… should cover the cost of the trip as well.
Email #2: I am willing to discuss… renumeration [sic] for a single talk ($2,500) rather than the two scheduled.
Email #3: [Same idea. Still no response.]
Email #4: Now that I have had to invest the time to find some resolution to this problem, I am no longer in a compromising mood. [Now you owe me] $4,500.
Email #5: I do not want to be a prick, but given the time and frustration, [you] should pay me for both talks.
Advertisements
5 Comments leave one →
  1. June 11, 2009 5:33 am

    Disgusting isn’t it? ..

  2. Evelyn Pringle permalink
    June 13, 2009 6:12 pm

    If you check through the charts on the dates Stowe was paid for promotional talks on antidepressants, you’ll see that many times he gave 2 talks and made $5 grand per day, on top of all traveling expenses.

    He must be a big eater too because one date caught my eye where he billed $96 for meals alone.

Trackbacks

  1. Implicating Emory « BREATH
  2. Year End, New Year in Review « The Bitter Pill
  3. Natural Family Blog » Blog Archive » The Bitter Pill: Year End, New Year in Review by Amy Philo

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Libtardia University

Red Pill My Professor

Focus on the Facts

with Evie Pringle

Pedogeddon

Together we will save our children from the pedocaust of Pizzagate.

Jill Stein Recount: Citizens' Audit

Election Integrity Group

Eat This, Read This

watch this, need this

Protective Mothers' Alliance International

family court abuse/corruption

Foreskin is Not A Birth Defect

Psalm 139: 13-16: "For You formed my inward parts; You wove me in my mother’s womb. I will give thanks to You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Wonderful are Your works, And my soul knows it very well. My frame was not hidden from You, When I was made in secret, And skillfully wrought in the depths of the earth; Your eyes have seen my unformed substance; And in Your book were all written, The days that were ordained for me, When as yet there was not one of them."

%d bloggers like this: