July 6, 2008

GSK Board Member On UK Education Board as GSK Wins 200 Mil HPV Vaccine Contract


Boss of drug firm behind cervical cancer jabs for schoolgirls is on board of Ofsted

Phamalot: Who’s Minding The Children? In The UK, It’s Glaxo?

A scandal is mushrooming because the Schools Secretary has appointed a Glaxo exec to the board of the government’s official education watchdog agency, known as Ofsted. And the move occurred less than a month before the government awarded a reported $200 million contract to Glaxo for its HPV vaccine for school-age girls 12 years and older, which some parents fear will give a green light to teenage sex, The Daily Mail reports...

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