Category Archive: FDA Modernization

May 23

First things first: Fix the FDA

by Newt Gingrich, Andrew C. von Eschenbach, MD and Wayne Oliver Originally published by The Hill on February 11, 2011 President Obama in his State of the Union speech said he wants to stimulate the economy by spending billions of dollars for research and development and create a new federal agency called the National Center for Advancing …

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May 22

Improve Patient Care by Creating a 21st Century FDA

by Wayne W. Oliver, Vice President, Center for Health Transformation Originally published in the Atlanta Journal Constitution on December 7, 2011 The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulates virtually everything that Americans consume or put on their bodies. Those FDA-regulated products account for about 25 cents of every dollar spent by American consumers each year …

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