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CAROLYN S AKS
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CAROLYN S AKS

Listed Specialty: Hematology & Oncology
1957 ANTILLEY RD, ABILENE, TX, 79606-5208
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DR. CAROLYN AKS,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

28

payments

$1,065

payment total

15

companies paid this doctor
2015

5

payments

$264

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2014

2

payments

$113

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2013

4

payments

$277

payment total

4

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
Food and Beverage
27 $994
Food and Beverage
4 $249
Food and Beverage
3 $188
Education
1 $89
Education
1 $72
Food and Beverage
1 $63
Education
1 $51
Education
1 $15

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
NINLARO

drug

$221
CYRAMZA

drug

$211
PORTRAZZA

drug

$211
ALIMTA

drug

$211
KYPROLIS

drug

$133
VARUBI

drug

$105
EMPLICITI

drug

$99
SOLIRIS

drug

$66
PROLIA

drug

$38
ERBITUX

drug

$36
REVLIMID

drug

$32
GILOTRIF

drug

$28
IMBRUVICA

drug

$22
ARANESP

drug

$20
NPLATE

drug

$20
XGEVA

drug

$20
IMLYGIC

drug

$18
NEUPOGEN

drug

$18
NEULASTA

drug

$18
VECTIBIX

drug

$18
JEVTANA

drug

$17
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

device

$15
TAGRISSO

drug

$14
OPDIVO

drug

$14
IRESSA

drug

$13
SOMATULINE DEPOT 120MG-.5ML

drug

$12
ICLUSIG

drug

$12
XTANDI

drug

$12
† 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
KYPROLIS

drug

$71
OPDIVO

drug

$66
IMBRUVICA

drug

$65
XTANDI

drug

$47
IBRANCE

drug

$15
† 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
ZYKADIA

drug

$63
ALPHANATE

drug

$51
† 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
XTANDI

drug

$73
VELCADE

drug

$73
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$42
† 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
Jun 9, 2016 $125

NINLARO Food and Beverage MILLENNIUM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Mar 15, 2016 $110

KYPROLIS Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Oct 12, 2016 $103

ALIMTA CYRAMZA PORTRAZZA Food and Beverage

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FOOD & BEVERAGE EXPENSES FOR A MEETING WHICH MAY HAVE INCLUDED MULTIPLE DAYS AND MAY HAVE HAD MULTIPLE MEALS PER DAY

LILLY USA, LLC
Oct 13, 2016 $96

NINLARO Food and Beverage MILLENNIUM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Oct 26, 2016 $94

VARUBI Food and Beverage TESARO, INC.
Oct 26, 2013 $89

No Listed Product Education TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
May 25, 2016 $87

EMPLICITI Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Oct 28, 2013 $73

XTANDI Food and Beverage ASTELLAS PHARMA US INC
Sep 17, 2013 $73

VELCADE Food and Beverage MILLENNIUM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Oct 12, 2016 $72

ALIMTA CYRAMZA PORTRAZZA Education LILLY USA, LLC
Feb 5, 2015 $71

KYPROLIS Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Aug 27, 2015 $66

OPDIVO Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Oct 11, 2016 $66

SOLIRIS Food and Beverage ALEXION PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jan 13, 2015 $65

IMBRUVICA Food and Beverage

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Related to bona-fide consulting activity

JANSSEN SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS, LLC
Sep 30, 2014 $63

ZYKADIA Food and Beverage NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION
Mar 13, 2014 $51

ALPHANATE Education GRIFOLS USA, LLC
Oct 1, 2015 $47

XTANDI Food and Beverage MEDIVATION INC.
Oct 22, 2013 $42

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Sep 26, 2016 $22

KYPROLIS Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Apr 6, 2016 $22

IMBRUVICA Food and Beverage PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Nov 29, 2016 $20

ARANESP NPLATE PROLIA XGEVA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Feb 11, 2016 $19

ALIMTA CYRAMZA PORTRAZZA ERBITUX Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Aug 31, 2016 $18

NEULASTA NEUPOGEN IMLYGIC PROLIA VECTIBIX Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Sep 12, 2016 $17

JEVTANA Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jul 14, 2016 $17

ALIMTA CYRAMZA PORTRAZZA ERBITUX Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Mar 25, 2016 $16

REVLIMID Food and Beverage CELGENE CORPORATION
Oct 12, 2016 $16

REVLIMID Food and Beverage CELGENE CORPORATION
Sep 28, 2015 $15

IBRANCE Education PFIZER INC.
Jun 13, 2016 $15

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Dec 12, 2016 $14

TAGRISSO Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jun 29, 2016 $14

GILOTRIF Food and Beverage BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Mar 31, 2016 $14

GILOTRIF Food and Beverage BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
May 2, 2016 $14

OPDIVO Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Sep 14, 2016 $13

IRESSA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Apr 29, 2016 $12

SOMATULINE DEPOT 120MG-.5ML Food and Beverage IPSEN BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jul 20, 2016 $12

ICLUSIG Food and Beverage ARIAD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jun 11, 2016 $12

XTANDI Food and Beverage MEDIVATION INC.
May 31, 2016 $12

VARUBI Food and Beverage TESARO, INC.
Aug 1, 2016 $12

EMPLICITI Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
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