To the Editor I write to report disclosures that I inadvertently omitted in my conflict of interest disclosure statement for the article, “Efficacy of Digital Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for the Treatment of Insomnia Symptoms Among Pregnant Women: A Randomized Clinical Trial,” published in JAMA Psychiatry on January 22, 2020.1 I had disclosed potential conflicts of interest/relevant financial activities for the 2 years prior to submission. In reviewing the disclosure requirements of the journal, I note that this was an error as the disclosure requirement covers a period of the prior 3 years. I would, as a result, like to add these relationships to the originally published disclosure statement: grants from Axsome Therapeutics and Reveal Biosensors and personal fees from Adare, Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Pernix, and Otsuka Pharmaceutical outside the submitted work. I appreciate this being brought to my attention and being provided the opportunity to correct this omission.2
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Krystal AD. Omitted Conflict of Interest Disclosures. JAMA Psychiatry. Published online April 22, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.0616
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