It was the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers that took almost $500,000 from Serono to "launder" the money for the pharma company, and then make kick back payments to neurologists.
Dr. Bowling of the Rocky Mountain MS Clinic repeatedly asked Amato for money, and got $50,000 which passed from Serono to the CMSC to him--
Here's the CBS investigative reporting. Nurse and executive director of the CMSC, June Halper, was named by Amato as the money launderer.
link to story
The Consortium runs NARCOM, the largest patient registry in North America...and they were not disciplined for laundering pharma money. Where is the outrage?
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