25. In recent years, I have had consultancies
with, been a principal investigator or clinical trialist for,
been a chairman or speaker at international symposia for or been
in receipt of support to attend foreign meetings from Astra, Astra-Zeneca,
Boots/Knoll Pharmaceuticals, Eli Lilly, Janssen-Cilag, Lorex-Synthelabo,
Lundbeck, Organon, Pharmacia & Upjohn, Pierre-Fabre, Pfizer,
Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, Roche, SmithKline Beecham, Solvay, Zeneca.
26. I have also been an expert witness for
the plaintiff in seven legal actions involving SSRIs, as well
as for the defendant in four cases of assault involving SSRIs,
but otherwise has offered the view that antidepressants have not
been implicated in approximately 100 other cases. I have been
an expert witness for the defendants (the British National Health
Service) in a large series of LSD and ECT cases.