Cyberonics, Inc., is committed to supporting educational endeavors that are consistent with the Company’s mission to advance device-based solutions that improve the lives of people with epilepsy and their families. Cyberonics is also committed to compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, as well as our Business Practice Standards and policies. To view the Cyberonics Business Practice Standards, including the sections related to grants and donations, go to Corporate compliance and select “Business Practice Standards.” The criteria governing the award of Cyberonics’ grants and donations are intended to ensure that support for activities is never tied to the past or future use of our VNS Therapy.
Cyberonics provides educational grants for four general categories of educational activities:
Accredited CME activities are subject to rules issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). ACCME applies standards for commercial support of continuing medical education. Cyberonics adheres to these rules when providing financial support to accredited CME programs.
Examples of financial support that Cyberonics cannot make and prohibited uses of company support are as follows:
To request an educational grant from Cyberonics, submit the following information via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by facsimile to 281-283-5585, or by mail to Cyberonics, Inc., 100 Cyberonics Blvd., Houston, TX 77058, Attention: Grant and Donation Review Committee:
|Educational grants request form||(PDF - 80K)||Download | View|
|Form W-9||(PDF - 45K)||Download | View|