Independent Medical Education Grant Requests
Educational activities, which serve to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge,
skills, and professional performance that a physician uses to provide services for
patients, the public, or the profession.
Educational grants may be payable to organizations including hospitals, medical
societies, medical schools, not-for-profit organizations, medical education companies,
Funds are to educate broad audiences and cannot be used to fund education for a
The requesting organization has full control over the selection of faculty, content,
educational methodology, materials, venue, etc. Shire has no role in the development
or the implementation of the activity.
This information pertains only to organizations based in the United States.