GlaxoSmithKline

Funded Educational Grants

GSK has a commitment to transparency, and we post information about the educational grants that we fund each year.


Educational grants approved in 2019:

Respiratory (Asthma, COPD)


Educational Provider

Grant Title

Funded AmountA

AcademicCME, LLC

Asthma and Emerging Pharmacotherapies for Patient Management

$91,000

American Academy of Family Physicians

2019 AAFP FMX Asthma: A Breathless Update

$20,995

American College of Allergy and Immunology

CSAAI 2019 A Midsummer Nights Wheeze

$7,500

American College of Allergy and Immunology

Pediatric Asthma - Where Are We Going?

$98,000

American College of Allergy and Immunology

PBL: An Older Adult Patient with Difficult to Control Asthma

$48,050

American College of Allergy and Immunology

WSAAI 2020: 58th Annual Scientific Session

$5,000

American College of Chest Physicians

Difficult and Severe Asthma: State of the Art 2019

$25,000

American College of Chest Physicians

2019 Virtual Patient Tour: Respiratory Devices

$100,000

American College of Chest Physicians

2019 Severe Asthma Learning Track

$50,000

American College of Chest Physicians

2019 COPD Learning Track

$50,000

American College of Chest Physicians

Severe Asthma Podcast Series

$300,000

American Pharmacists Association

APhA2019 Practical Considerations for Patients Using Inhalational Devices for Respiratory Diseases

$12,125

American Thoracic Society, Inc

ATS 2019 International Conference Selected Sessions in COPD

$50,000

American Thoracic Society, Inc

ATS 2019 International Conference Selected Sessions in Asthma

$50,000

American Thoracic Society, Inc

Immunology for the Non-Immunologist in Severe Asthma

$343,910

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower

EDUCATIONAL JOURNEY: Severe Uncontrolled Asthma

$300,000

Boston University Trustees of Boston University

Asthma Management in the Era of Targeted Therapy

$274,950

CME Outfitters

Teaming Up to Manage Patients with COPD

$231,660

Integrity Continuing Education, Inc

2019 GOLD International COPD Conference

$150,000

Medscape, LLC

Transforming Quality Care: Case Studies of COPD

$250,000

Medscape, LLC

Leveraging Biologic Therapies to Manage Patients with Severe Asthma

$298,750

Medscape, LLC

Physician and Patient Perspectives on the Clinical Management of Moderate to Severe Asthma

$298,450

Medscape, LLC

Improving the Management of Patients with Severe Asthma: A Tailored Learning Approach

$225,000

Medscape, LLC

Asthma Yardstick: Managing Young and School-Age Children with Inadequately Controlled Asthma

$105,125

Medscape, LLC

The Asthma Yardstick: Managing Uncontrolled Asthma

$105,125

Medscape, LLC

All Hands on Deck! Team Approach to Managing Severe Asthma

$233,500

Medscape, LLC

Defining the Role of Triple Therapy in COPD Management

$337,250

National Jewish Health

Navigating Asthma Control: A Severe Asthma Roadmap

$134,653

National Jewish Health

The Evolving Landscape of Severe Asthma Management

$228,320

National Jewish Health

Severe Asthma and Related Eosinophilic Diseases

$149,990

National Jewish Health

42nd Annual Pulmonary and Allergy Update

$20,000

Pennsylvania State University

Winning Strategies for Diagnosing and Managing COPD

$297,410

Pennsylvania State University

PeerView Talks Live at CHEST 2019 Living with Severe Asthma

$299,910

Physicians' Education Resource, LLC

Leveraging Phenotypic Data in Severe Asthma Control

$273,076

Physicians' Education Resource, LLC

Medical Crossfire: Asthma and COPD, Overlap Between the Two

$273,076

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine

Making COPD Guidelines Practical: Overcoming Barriers

$150,000

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine

Evolving Paradigms for Specialty Providers Who Manage COPD

$150,000

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine

Primary Care Insights on Evolving Paradigms in COPD

$150,000

Pri-Med Institute, LLC

Breathe Easy: Updates on Individualized Management of Asthma

$296,770

Pri-Med Institute, LLC

Severe Asthma in Primary Care: New Strategies for Management

$300,000

Projects in Knowledge, Inc

BreakingMED: News Views Analysis in COPD

$163,500

Projects in Knowledge, Inc

Ask the Experts: Treatment Options for Asthma

$125,000

Purdue University

Teaming Up to Overcome Challenges in Severe Asthma Management: The Role of Targeted Therapy in Personalized Care

$299,630

The France Foundation

Personalized Medicine for Improving Asthma Care: Asthma Animated Video Series

$117,000

The France Foundation

Managing the Whole Patient with COPD: Practical Considerations

$208,157

The Regents of the University of Michigan

Precision Medicine in Asthma

$10,000

University of Cincinnati

Biologics for the Treatment of Severe Asthma: Which to Use and When to Start

$211,248

University of Pittsburgh

COPD 2020: Current Guidelines and New Directions

$10,000

University of Rochester

24th Annual Asthma and Allergy Update

$6,000

USF Health Professions Conferencing Corporation

PCP Considerations for Improving Asthma Care

$150,000

USF Health Professions Conferencing Corporation

2020 Symposium Update in Allergy and Immunology

$5,000

Vindico Medical Education, LLC

Asthma Insights: Treating by Phenotype and Improving Adherence to Treatment

$278,975


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)


Educational Provider

Grant Title

Funded AmountA

American College of Rheumatology

SLE: RESPECT Program

$221,175

Boston University Trustees of Boston University

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Diagnosis, Treatment, and Management: The Primary Care Partnership

$400,000

Boston University Trustees of Boston University

Recognizing the Many Faces of Lupus: Patient and Provider

$333,455

Duke University

HOP-STEP

$347,071

Johns Hopkins University

Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of the Rheumatic Diseases

$20,000

Medscape, LLC

Heterogeneity of Disease and Individualized Care for Patients With SLE

$365,000

National Kidney Foundation

Improving Outcomes in SLE and Lupus Nephritis

$379,400

New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians

A Patient-Driven Approach to Improvement in Lupus Care

$589,350

Pennsylvania State University

SLE: Navigating Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment

$342,450

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine

Conquering the Challenges of SLE: Detection, Treatment, Care

$159,800

Pri-Med Institute, LLC

Unmasking Lupus: Revealing Tools and Strategies for Primary Care

$719,987

The France Foundation

The Essential Role of Primary Care in the Diagnosis, Assessment and Co-Management of SLE

$397,207.50

The France Foundation

The SLE Consult: Treatment, Monitoring and Communication Strategies

$190,950

University of Cincinnati

RheumNow Live 2019

$40,000

Vindico Medical Education LLC

3rd Annual AWIR: Immunology Bootcamp

$100,000

Vindico Medical Education LLC

SLE Curbside Consults: A Case-based MicroCME Series

$207,620


Vaccine Preventable Diseases


Educational Provider

Grant Title

Funded AmountA

Johns Hopkins University

Herpes Zoster Vaccination: What Clinicians Need to Know

$238,700

Medscape LLC

Case-by-Case: Preventing MenB in Adolescents and Young Adults

$207,000

Medscape, LLC

Practice Essentials in Zoster: Beyond Biology to Patient Care

$299,350

Montefiore Medical Center

Addressing Unmet Needs in Herpes Zoster: Sharing Strategies

$294,116.30

National Committee for Quality Assurance

Increase Varicella Zoster Immunization Rates

$498,000

National Medical Association

Closing Disparities: Improving HZ Older Adult Immunization

$275,000

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education

The Role of Community Pharmacists in Delivery of the Herpes Zoster Vaccination

$198,210

Pri-Med Institute, LLC

Taking Aim Against Shingles: Strategies for Success

$155,000

ProCE, Inc

Recommendations for Shingles: Pharmacist Considerations

$55,700

ScientiaCME

Vaccine-Preventable Diseases: Meningococcal Meningitis

$19,100


Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (EGPA)


Educational Provider

Grant Title

Funded AmountA

American Academy of CME, Inc

Challenges of Diagnosing Rare Diseases: A Focus on Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (EGPA) and Bridging the Gaps for Optimal Patient Outcomes

$70,000

American Thoracic Society, Inc

EGPA: Facilitating Prompt Recognition and Optimal Treatment

$566,050

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower

Eosinophilia in Patients with Asthma: A Sign of EGPA?

$295,000

Boston University Trustees of Boston University

Expert Updates on Diagnosing and Managing EGPA

$334,940

Boston University Trustees of Boston University

EGPA: Where Are We with Diagnosis and Management?

$344,520

Cleveland Clinic Educational Foundation

Vasculitis: Multidisciplinary Care for Multisystem Diseases

$30,000

Integrity Continuing Education, Inc.

Interactive Simulation - Exploring Eosinophils and IL-5

$299,250

Integrity Continuing Education, Inc.

Recognizing the Role of Eosinophils and IL-5 Inhibitors

$285,500

Mayo Clinic Rochester

19th International Vasculitis Foundation Symposium

$15,000

Medical Learning Institute Inc

Multidisciplinary Approach to Individualizing EGPA Treatment

$577,740

Medscape, LLC

Clinical Challenge Series: Diagnosis and Treatment of EGPA

$151,000

National Jewish Health

Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Selection for EGPA

$299,932

National Jewish Health

Person-Centered Care in EGPA; Diagnosis +Treatment Selection

$249,687

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC

Raising Awareness of EGPA

$85,450

Physicians' Education Resource, LLC

Provider and Caregiver Connection: Patient Perspectives in EGPA: Perfecting the Differential Diagnosis

$151,218

Physicians' Education Resource, LLC

Perfecting the Diagnosis and Treatment of EGPA

$250,875

Projects in Knowledge, Inc.

Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis @Point of Care

$199,650

Projects in Knowledge, Inc.

FLIP IT to 3Doctor--Transforming EGPA

$397,000

Purdue University

Overcoming Challenges w/ Diagnosis and Management of EGPA

$262,880

Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania

Penn Medicine Cutting Edge: Vasculitis

$50,000

UMA Education Inc dba Global Education Group

Unraveling EGPA: Sharing Patients Perspectives

$299,720

University of Cincinnati

Relieving the Burden of EGPA: Examining the Latest Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment

$202,280

Vindico Medical Education LLC

EGPA Curbside Consults

$271,130

Vindico Medical Education LLC

EGPA: Expert Perspectives on Diagnosis and Treatment

$346,605.77


Multiple Myeloma


Educational Provider

Grant Title

Funded AmountA

Medscape, LLC

Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma: Current Treatment and Emerging Approaches

$200,000

Medscape, LLC

Myeloma Therapies of the Future: Highlights for the Oncology Nurse

$145,000

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Targeting B-cell Maturation Antigen (BCMA) in Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma: New Findings in Clinical Context

$95,000

UNMC Center for Continuing Education

Virtual Challenging Case Clinic: Multiple Myeloma

$150,000

UNMC Center for Continuing Education

Multiple Myeloma Practicums: Caring for Patients in an Ever-Changing Treatment Environment

$175,000

USF Health Professions Conferencing Corporation

Grand Rounds Series: Management of Multiple Myeloma

$100,000

Physicians' Education Resource, LLC

Cancer Summaries and Commentaries: Report from Orlando on Advancements in Multiple Myeloma

$50,000



Consumer Healthcare


Educational Provider

Grant Title

Funded AmountA

American Dental Association

Baby Boomers: From Periodontitis to Xerostomia and Beyond

$25,000

American Dental Hygienists’ Association

2019 ADHAs Student Research Posters and RDH Research Poster

$35,000

Dental Learning Systems, LLC

Dental Learning Systems Webinar/eBook Series

$60,000

National Dental Association

2019 National Dental Association Education Series

$40,000

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education

Addressing Common Oral Health Needs in Your Pharmacy

$35,000

Postgraduate Healthcare Education LLC

Relieving the Pain of Migraine and Tension-Type Headaches with Non-Prescription Analgesics

$60,500

Postgraduate Healthcare Education LLC

Management of Influenza Symptoms Using Over-the-Counter Products

$60,500


AThis is the total amount of funding provided by GSK for the respective initiative. This payment amount is also posted in GSK's annual Grants report


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