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JASON B SAMARASENA
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JASON B SAMARASENA

Listed Specialty: Internal Medicine
101 THE CITY DR S, BUILDING 200, SUITE 720, ORANGE, CA, 92868-3201
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DR. JASON SAMARASENA,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

40

payments

$46,330

payment total

12

companies paid this doctor
2015

51

payments

$12,879

payment total

12

companies paid this doctor
2014

17

payments

$28,944

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2013

4

payments

$1,154

payment total

3

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
5 $26,650
Consulting
8 $24,200
Education
3 $16,688
Promotional Speaking/Other
3 $6,327
Consulting
2 $2,400
Travel and Lodging
12 $2,200
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $1,998
Food and Beverage
28 $1,952
Food and Beverage
22 $1,737
Travel and Lodging
6 $1,708
Consulting
1 $1,000
Promotional Speaking/Other
2 $1,000
Food and Beverage
9 $794
Travel and Lodging
1 $500
Food and Beverage
3 $154

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
AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE

device

$14,467
EVIS EXERA

device

$12,491
OLYMPUS CAPITAL ACCESSORIES

device

$12,477
SCOPEGUIDE

device

$12,348
ENDOCUFF DEVICES

device

$12,348
NOT APPLICABLE

device

$4,450
BARRX

device

$3,984
NVISION VLE

device

$774
LINX

drug

$164
COOK MEDICAL BILIARY

device

$158
OER PRO ACCESSORIES

device

$129
OLYMPUS BRONCHOSCOPES

device

$129
OLYMPUS ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND SCOPES

device

$129
EPCLUSA

drug

$105
BEACON

device

$92
COOK MEDICAL ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND

device

$91
HUMIRA

drug

$55
† 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
GI SOLUTIONS

device

$6,933
NVISION VLE

device

$1,249
PHOTOFRIN

drug

$1,095
ENDOSCOPY - ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND

device

$258
HUMIRA

drug

$226
ANDROGEL

drug

$121
LUPRON

drug

$121
SYNTHROID

drug

$121
VIEKIRA

drug

$121
OTHER

drug

$120
ENDOCUFF

device

$75
ENDOSCOPY - BILIARY

device

$48
ENDOSCOPY

device

$31
JET PREP

device

$28
DUOPA

drug

$22
ENDOSCOPY - HEMOSTASIS

device

$18
GASTROENTEROLOGY

device

$18
ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS

device

$17
† 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
GASTROENTEROLOGY

device

$25,136
CELLVIZIO

device

$1,500
GI SOLUTIONS

device

$1,000
STRETTA

device

$750
UCERIS

drug

$135
ZENPEP

drug

$119
LOTRONEX

drug

$110
ENDOSCOPY - ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND

device

$90
REMICADE

drug

$80
SURGERY - SIS

device

$24
† 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
CELLVIZIO

device

$1,020
SIMPONI

drug

$117
ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS

device

$17
† 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
Jan 9, 2014 $19,800

GASTROENTEROLOGY Consulting

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Consulting Fee pursuant to Consulting Agreement

PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Mar 24, 2016 $8,678

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OLYMPUS CAPITAL ACCESSORIES SCOPEGUIDE Education OLYMPUS CORPORATION OF THE AMERICAS
Dec 1, 2016 $7,200

No Listed Product Consulting

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August consulting payment pursuant to consulting agreement

PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Feb 1, 2016 $4,450

NOT APPLICABLE Education OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Sep 18, 2016 $4,200

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Consulting MEDIVATORS INC.
Mar 13, 2014 $4,200

GASTROENTEROLOGY Consulting

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Consulting Fee pursuant to Consulting Agreement

PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
May 21, 2016 $4,000

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Consulting MEDIVATORS INC.
Mar 24, 2016 $3,560

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OLYMPUS CAPITAL ACCESSORIES SCOPEGUIDE Education OLYMPUS CORPORATION OF THE AMERICAS
Sep 28, 2016 $3,200

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Consulting MEDIVATORS INC.
Jun 24, 2015 $2,331

GI SOLUTIONS Promotional Speaking/Other COVIDIEN LP
Aug 24, 2015 $2,000

No Listed Product Consulting MEDIVATORS INC.
Oct 17, 2015 $1,998

GI SOLUTIONS Promotional Speaking/Other COVIDIEN LP
Sep 9, 2016 $1,998

BARRX Promotional Speaking/Other COVIDIEN LP
Nov 6, 2015 $1,998

GI SOLUTIONS Promotional Speaking/Other COVIDIEN LP
Dec 30, 2016 $1,800

BARRX Consulting COVIDIEN LP
Dec 8, 2016 $1,800

No Listed Product Consulting

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Per consulting agreement, payment for services, December 5 2016

PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Oct 31, 2016 $1,600

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Consulting MEDIVATORS INC.
Sep 18, 2016 $1,097

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Travel and Lodging MEDIVATORS INC.
Oct 24, 2013 $1,000

CELLVIZIO Consulting MAUNA KEA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
May 19, 2014 $1,000

CELLVIZIO Consulting MAUNA KEA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Jul 24, 2014 $900

GASTROENTEROLOGY Consulting

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Consulting Fee pursuant to Consulting Agreement July 7 2014

PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Nov 30, 2014 $750

STRETTA Consulting MEDERI THERAPEUTICS INC
Mar 13, 2014 $500

GI SOLUTIONS Promotional Speaking/Other COVIDIEN LP
Jun 15, 2014 $500

CELLVIZIO Travel and Lodging MAUNA KEA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Dec 5, 2014 $500

GI SOLUTIONS Promotional Speaking/Other COVIDIEN LP
May 1, 2015 $478

NVISION VLE Travel and Lodging NINEPOINT MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 14, 2015 $446

PHOTOFRIN Travel and Lodging CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Mar 25, 2015 $442

NVISION VLE Travel and Lodging NINEPOINT MEDICAL, INC.
May 26, 2016 $400

No Listed Product Consulting MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC
Sep 4, 2015 $400

No Listed Product Consulting MEDIVATORS INC.
Mar 25, 2015 $329

NVISION VLE Food and Beverage NINEPOINT MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 24, 2015 $328

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging MEDIVATORS INC.
Dec 10, 2016 $317

NVISION VLE Travel and Lodging NINEPOINT MEDICAL, INC.
May 18, 2015 $258

ENDOSCOPY - ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND Food and Beverage

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Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 14, 2015 $190

PHOTOFRIN Travel and Lodging

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Pivotal trial: new indication

CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Dec 10, 2016 $164

NVISION VLE Food and Beverage NINEPOINT MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 30, 2016 $164

LINX Food and Beverage TORAX MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 9, 2016 $161

NVISION VLE Food and Beverage NINEPOINT MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 19, 2014 $154

GASTROENTEROLOGY Food and Beverage PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Sep 18, 2016 $145

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Travel and Lodging MEDIVATORS INC.
Aug 27, 2014 $135

UCERIS Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Dec 11, 2016 $132

NVISION VLE Food and Beverage NINEPOINT MEDICAL, INC.
May 21, 2016 $129

EVIS EXERA OER PRO ACCESSORIES OLYMPUS BRONCHOSCOPES OLYMPUS CAPITAL ACCESSORIES OLYMPUS ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND SCOPES Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Jun 9, 2015 $123

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage GIVEN IMAGING, INC.
Jan 7, 2015 $121

ANDROGEL LUPRON SYNTHROID VIEKIRA HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Apr 15, 2015 $120

OTHER Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Mar 12, 2014 $119

ZENPEP Food and Beverage APTALIS PHARMA US, INC
Nov 20, 2013 $117

SIMPONI Food and Beverage JANSSEN SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS, LLC
Nov 14, 2015 $115

PHOTOFRIN Food and Beverage

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Pivotal trial: new indication

CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Oct 15, 2016 $114

COOK MEDICAL BILIARY Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Apr 16, 2014 $110

LOTRONEX Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
May 7, 2015 $105

HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Aug 18, 2016 $105

EPCLUSA Food and Beverage

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GILEAD SCIENCES INC
Aug 15, 2015 $104

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Oct 27, 2016 $101

BARRX Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Nov 21, 2015 $100

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Nov 14, 2015 $96

PHOTOFRIN Travel and Lodging

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Pivotal trial: new indication

CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Mar 18, 2015 $96

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage GIVEN IMAGING, INC.
Jun 15, 2016 $92

BEACON Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
May 23, 2016 $91

COOK MEDICAL ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
May 5, 2014 $90

ENDOSCOPY - ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. We also invite physicians to dinners to give us feedback on our products or to advise us on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a group's food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Sep 9, 2016 $85

BARRX Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Sep 17, 2016 $80

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
Oct 14, 2014 $80

REMICADE Food and Beverage

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Related to product training activity

JANSSEN SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS, LLC
Jun 24, 2015 $79

GI SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging COVIDIEN LP
Nov 13, 2015 $73

PHOTOFRIN Food and Beverage PINNACLE BIOLOGICS, INC
Oct 16, 2016 $64

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
Mar 24, 2016 $60

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OLYMPUS CAPITAL ACCESSORIES SCOPEGUIDE Travel and Lodging OLYMPUS CORPORATION OF THE AMERICAS
Nov 5, 2014 $55

GASTROENTEROLOGY Food and Beverage PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Aug 23, 2015 $55

ENDOCUFF Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
May 25, 2016 $55

HUMIRA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Nov 14, 2015 $51

PHOTOFRIN Travel and Lodging CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Sep 28, 2016 $50

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Travel and Lodging MEDIVATORS INC.
Apr 7, 2015 $48

ENDOSCOPY - BILIARY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 14, 2015 $45

PHOTOFRIN Food and Beverage CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Oct 17, 2016 $45

No Listed Product Food and Beverage PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Aug 30, 2016 $44

COOK MEDICAL BILIARY Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Mar 24, 2016 $39

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OLYMPUS CAPITAL ACCESSORIES SCOPEGUIDE Travel and Lodging OLYMPUS CORPORATION OF THE AMERICAS
Nov 14, 2015 $35

PHOTOFRIN Travel and Lodging CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Oct 16, 2016 $32

No Listed Product Food and Beverage US ENDOSCOPY
Oct 20, 2015 $31

ENDOSCOPY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 14, 2015 $30

PHOTOFRIN Travel and Lodging CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Nov 6, 2014 $27

GASTROENTEROLOGY Food and Beverage PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Jun 21, 2015 $25

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Feb 7, 2014 $24

SURGERY - SIS Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. We also invite physicians to dinners to give us feedback on our products or to advise us on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a group's food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jun 21, 2015 $24

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Apr 29, 2016 $23

No Listed Product Food and Beverage PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Feb 21, 2015 $22

DUOPA Food and Beverage ABBVIE, INC.
Jul 24, 2015 $22

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage GIVEN IMAGING, INC.
Oct 16, 2013 $20

CELLVIZIO Food and Beverage MAUNA KEA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Sep 20, 2016 $20

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
May 17, 2015 $20

ENDOCUFF Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
Aug 24, 2015 $18

JET PREP Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
Jun 12, 2015 $18

ENDOSCOPY - HEMOSTASIS Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Aug 13, 2015 $18

GASTROENTEROLOGY Food and Beverage PENTAX OF AMERICA, INC.
Sep 25, 2013 $17

ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Jul 25, 2015 $17

ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Jan 1, 2015 $15

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Sep 4, 2015 $14

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging MEDIVATORS INC.
Jul 10, 2016 $14

EVIS EXERA Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Jun 9, 2015 $13

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage GIVEN IMAGING, INC.
Nov 14, 2015 $12

PHOTOFRIN Travel and Lodging CONCORDIA LABORATORIES INC.
Mar 24, 2016 $12

ENDOCUFF DEVICES EVIS EXERA OLYMPUS CAPITAL ACCESSORIES SCOPEGUIDE Food and Beverage OLYMPUS CORPORATION OF THE AMERICAS
Oct 13, 2016 $10

AMPLIFEYE ENDOSCOPIC DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
Aug 24, 2015 $10

JET PREP Food and Beverage MEDIVATORS INC.
Jan 1, 2015 $5

GI SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
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