Disclosures

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) Code of Practice requires all companies to document and publicly disclose certain transfers of value (ToVs) made directly or indirectly to healthcare professionals (HCPs), other relevant decision makers (ORDMs) and healthcare organisations (HCOs) located in Europe, as well as to research & development (R&D) projects and patient organisations.

Working with HCPs/ORDMs and HCOs

Merz is committed to compliance and working within the ABPI Code of Practice and applicable laws. For payments made to HCPs/ORDMs and HCOs, including R&D projects in the last three years, please refer to the ABPI Disclosure Database:

Disclosure Database

Working with patient groups

Merz have also made the following contributions to working with patient groups:

Contributions to Patient Organisations in 2016

Organisation Amount Description

The Stroke Association

£3607

Contribution to cost of event.

Contributions to Patient Organisations in 2017

Organisation Amount Description

The Stroke Association

£4000

Contribution towards the cost of producing stroke guides for patients.

Action for Dystonia, Diagnosis, Education and Research (ADDER)

£760

Funding support for patient leaflets.

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland

£500

Contribution towards the cost of a meeting.

UK National Intrathecal Baclofen Trust

£500

Contribution towards the cost of a meeting.

Contributions to Patient Organisations in 2018

Organisation Amount Description

The Dystonia Society

£500

Contribution towards the cost of a meeting.

The Stroke Association

£4180

Contribution towards the cost of the UK Stroke Forum Conference 2018. In return Merz UK received stand space at the event.

The Stroke Association

£1250

Contribution towards the cost of the Northern Ireland Stroke Confernece 2018. In return Merz UK received stand space at the event.

Contributions to Patient Organisations in 2019

Organisation Amount Description

Motor Neurone Disease Association

£200

Thetford study day.

UK Ntl Intrathecal Baclofen Trust

£500

Sponsorship of NIB Meeting 14.6.19.

The British Voice Association

£500

Exhibiting at the BVA event 7.7.19.

The Dystonia Society

£418

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Contributions to Patient Organisations in 2020

Organisation Amount Description

European Parkinson's Disease Association (through Merz Pharma GmbH & Co KGaA

£30,314

EPDA's 2020 Gold Partnership tier.

The Dystonia Society

£800

Dystonia UK webinar grant.