Sunshine and the City: Are Destinations Concerned About the Potential Impact of the Sunshine Act on Medical Meetings?

Sunshine and the City: Are Destinations Concerned About the Potential Impact of the Sunshine Act on Medical Meetings?

Most cities don't seem too worried that the Sunshine Act will affect the number of medical meetings and events coming to their destinations, but the question remains on whether it will cause fewer attendees to come.

The good news is that none of the 10 cities contacted for this article are expecting the January 2013 implementation of the federal Sunshine Act—which institutes new rules for tracking and reporting pharmaceutical company spend on healthcare providers for conferences, research, and other collaborative efforts—to have a chilling effect on the number of medical meetings coming to their d

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