• House Meets to Discuss PDUFA, MDUFA User Fees

    • 18 April 2012
    The House Energy and Commerce Committee is meeting 18 April starting at 10:15 AM to discuss various proposed user fee agreements, including the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA)  and the  Medical Device User Fee Act (MDUFA)  reauthorization bills on 18 April. The hearing, entitled "US Food and Drug Administration User Fees 2012: How Innovation Helps Patients and Jobs," will be taking place at room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. A webcast...
  • Hearings to Explore Budget, Prescription Drug Issues

    A trio of Congressional hearings the week of 27 February will explore the proposed budget of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the proposed budget of the US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and prescription drug diversion. On 29 February 2012, FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg will appear before the US House Committee on Appropriations . Hamburg will be joined by FDA Assistant Commissioner for Budget Patrick McGarey and Deputy Assistant Secretary ...