FDA seeks more patient input

05/16/2013 | MedCityNews.com

The FDA is trying to engage more patients at earlier stages of the agency's decision-making processes, asking for patient input not only on drug approvals but also on clinical trial design, unmet medical needs, and the utility of new drugs and devices. "When it comes down to final decision, we want input on what risk patients are willing to tolerate to get the benefits," said James Valentine, program manager at the FDA Office of Health and Constituent Affairs.

View Full Article in:

MedCityNews.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Sr. Medical Device Reimbursement Specialist - Regional
Alcon
Fort Worth , TX
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
94080, CA
Clinical Trials Agreements Specialist (209955)
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Inc.
Rockville, MD
SAFETY, HEALTH, and ENVIRONMENTAL (SHE) REGIONAL SPECIALIST
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Newark, CA
Catheter Engineer
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA