The FDA is in desperate need of some soul-searching

17 June 2021 - Ordinarily, the approval of a new drug for a dreaded disease affecting millions of Americans would be ...

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‘A litany of flaws’: advocacy group urges HHS to boot FDA officials over Alzheimer’s drug approval

16 June 2021 - Reacting to the controversial approval of the Biogen Alzheimer’s drug, a leading advocacy group is urging ...

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The FDA still lacks a permanent chief, despite pressing, weighty problems

12 June 2021 - With the pandemic easing, the federal agency’s long-term agenda for drug approvals or new issues is languishing ...

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President Biden still hasn’t appointed a permanent FDA commissioner. That has big implications for upcoming drug approvals.

25 May 2021 - Within the next few weeks, the FDA is set to make an extraordinary decision: whether or not ...

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ISPOR announces 2021-2022 Board of Directors

10 May 2021 - Isao Kamae moves into role as President. ...

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White House expands list of potential FDA Commissioners

14 April 2021 - Asian-American and Black doctors on short list of nominees to lead agency. ...

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Cavazzoni to take over influential spot atop FDA drug center

12 April 2021 - Patrizia Cavazzoni has been named the permanent leader of the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and ...

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Biden in no rush to pick new FDA chief

30 March 2021 - More than two months into his presidency, President Joe Biden has yet to name someone to lead ...

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Senate narrowly confirms Becerra as health secretary

18 March 2021 - Republican Sen. Susan Collins joined all of the Democrats present in the 50-49 vote. ...

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Biden’s silence on an FDA nominee underscores how tough it is to fill that job

9 March 2021 - Nearly everyone here expected President Biden to move with record speed to nominate someone to lead ...

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Who will be the next FDA chief?

20 February 2021 - Two leading contenders generate wider debate about the leadership needed to restore morale and scientific integrity to ...

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Woodcock vs. Sharfstein: a head to head comparison of Biden’s top choices for FDA commissioner

9 February 2021 - President Biden will soon have to nominate someone to helm the FDA.  ...

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Advocacy groups urge Biden administration not to tap Woodcock as FDA commissioner

27 January 2021 - As the Biden White House attempts to fashion its health policies, a coalition of consumer and ...

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The stakes for choosing the right FDA commissioner couldn’t be higher

24 January 2021 - An independent, credible, science led Food and Drug Administration has long been vital to America’s public, ...

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Biden appoints veteran Woodcock as interim FDA commissioner

21 January 2021 - Agency veteran Dr Janet Woodcock is the new interim FDA commissioner appointed by president Joe Biden ...

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