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GARY SCHAER
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GARY SCHAER

Listed Specialty: Interventional Cardiology
1725 W HARRISON ST, SUITE 1159, CHICAGO, IL, 60612-3841
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GARY SCHAER,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

16

payments

$16,367

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2015

27

payments

$23,471

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

15

payments

$3,315

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2013

14

payments

$9,837

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor

Payment Calendar in

This doctor received a payment on days in .

Each box below represents a single day during the disclosure period. A gray box indicates no payments. The darker the color, the more payments a doctor received that day.

Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Consulting
4 $20,220
Consulting
13 $16,136
Consulting
3 $8,607
Travel and Lodging
10 $2,251
Travel and Lodging
6 $1,323
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $1,082
Travel and Lodging
4 $946
Food and Beverage
8 $910
Promotional Speaking/Other
2 $500
Food and Beverage
9 $383
Food and Beverage
7 $284
Food and Beverage
3 $231
Education
2 $117

Drugs & Devices in

Totals listed below account for all payments from that mention this product. Beginning in 2016, the government began classifying products as drugs, devices, biologics or medical supplies. Below, you will see drugs (drugs and biologics) and devices (devices and medical supplies). If a payment record mentions more than one product, the entire value will be included in each of those products. When no products are listed, they are not included in the list below.

This physician does not have any payments relating to a specific drug or device for this year.

Product Name Product Type Payments
CARTICEL

drug

$12,386
NIRXCELL

device

$170
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
BRILINTA

drug

$9,460
KENGREAL

drug

$3,351
STENTS

device

$500
CLEVIPREX

drug

$93
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
REVASCOR

drug

$1,314
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

drug

$1,247
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$543
ABLATION CATHETERS AND ACCESSORIES

device

$182
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
BRILINTA

drug

$6,580
NON FRANCHISE - NON PROD RELATED

drug

$3,257
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Aug 19, 2015 $8,050

BRILINTA Consulting ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jun 24, 2015 $5,350

No Listed Product Consulting ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 29, 2013 $5,350

BRILINTA Consulting ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Apr 22, 2016 $5,000

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Mar 21, 2015 $3,820

No Listed Product Consulting SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Feb 14, 2016 $3,750

No Listed Product Consulting

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Research Related Service

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 22, 2013 $3,240

NON FRANCHISE - NON PROD RELATED Consulting BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Dec 29, 2015 $3,000

KENGREAL Consulting THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Mar 11, 2016 $2,500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Feb 21, 2014 $1,082

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Promotional Speaking/Other BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Jul 16, 2015 $710

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 2, 2013 $544

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Apr 29, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Dec 16, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Oct 6, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
May 27, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Jul 7, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Apr 5, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Oct 27, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Aug 25, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Jul 28, 2016 $500

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Feb 24, 2014 $437

REVASCOR Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Feb 24, 2014 $397

REVASCOR Travel and Lodging TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Apr 29, 2016 $386

CARTICEL Consulting AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Mar 21, 2015 $361

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Mar 21, 2015 $330

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Oct 8, 2014 $313

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Travel and Lodging CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Jun 4, 2015 $250

STENTS Promotional Speaking/Other MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Mar 13, 2015 $250

STENTS Promotional Speaking/Other MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 2, 2013 $220

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 24, 2014 $197

REVASCOR Travel and Lodging TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Dec 9, 2014 $187

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Travel and Lodging CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Feb 24, 2014 $186

REVASCOR Travel and Lodging TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Jul 16, 2015 $176

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Dec 11, 2015 $166

KENGREAL Travel and Lodging THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Jul 16, 2015 $164

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Nov 16, 2014 $158

ABLATION CATHETERS AND ACCESSORIES Food and Beverage

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Related to product discussion

BIOSENSE WEBSTER, INC.
Dec 11, 2015 $154

KENGREAL Travel and Lodging THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Aug 2, 2013 $129

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jul 16, 2015 $120

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 2, 2013 $109

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Mar 21, 2015 $108

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jul 16, 2015 $106

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 27, 2016 $100

NIRXCELL Food and Beverage MEDINOL USA INC
Nov 17, 2014 $97

REVASCOR Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Dec 17, 2015 $93

CLEVIPREX Education THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Feb 21, 2014 $71

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Jun 8, 2016 $70

NIRXCELL Food and Beverage MEDINOL USA INC
Mar 21, 2015 $68

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Apr 3, 2016 $61

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AASTROM BIOSCIENCES, INC
Aug 2, 2013 $53

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 2, 2013 $53

BRILINTA Travel and Lodging

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 21, 2014 $52

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Jul 16, 2015 $45

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Dec 15, 2014 $43

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $42

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Travel and Lodging BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Jul 16, 2015 $39

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 2, 2013 $35

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Oct 30, 2013 $30

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Mar 13, 2014 $28

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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579073-1595432-4225551-497-Gilead Sciences-VRL

GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Jul 16, 2015 $28

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Nov 17, 2014 $24

ABLATION CATHETERS AND ACCESSORIES Food and Beverage

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BIOSENSE WEBSTER, INC.
Dec 2, 2015 $24

KENGREAL Education THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Aug 2, 2013 $23

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 2, 2013 $22

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jul 16, 2015 $20

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Sep 16, 2013 $17

NON FRANCHISE - NON PROD RELATED Consulting BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Mar 21, 2015 $17

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Mar 21, 2015 $14

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Aug 2, 2013 $11

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Dec 11, 2015 $7

KENGREAL Food and Beverage THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Jul 16, 2015 $2

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Consulting Expenses

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
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