About FDA

Division of Metabolism and Endocrinology Products (DMEP)

Director: Jean-Marc Guettier, M.D. 301-796-2290 WO 22/Rm. 3362
Deputy Director: James Smith, M.D., M.S. 301-796-1190 1317 WO 22/Rm. 3360 3372  
Deputy Director for Safety: Jennifer Pippins, M.D. (Acting) 301-796-5067 WO 22/Rm. 3319 . 
Chiefs, Project Management Staff: Julie Marchick, MPH. 301-796-1280 WO 22/Rm. 3350; Pamela Lucarelli 301-796-3961 WO 22/Rm. 3364
Administrative Officer: Nicole Cooper 301-796-1193 WO 22/Rm. 3218
Safety Regulatory Project Manager: Mehreen Hai, Ph.D.  
The Division of Metabolism and Endocrinology Products (DMEP) regulates Investigational New Drug Applications (INDs), New Drug Applications (NDAs), and Biologics Licensing Applications (BLAs) for drugs and biologics intended for the prevention, treatment, or diagnosis of conditions including:
  • Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes mellitus, including insulins and glucagons
  • Weight loss and weight maintenance
  • Acromegaly
  • Growth hormone deficiency (GHD) and growth hormone-related conditions, including pediatric GHD-related short stature, adult GHD, Prader-Willi syndrome, small for gestational age without catch-up growth by age 2 years, Turner syndrome, pediatric renal insufficiency, idiopathic short stature, AIDS wasting and cachexia, achondroplasia 
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Adrenal and ACTH disorders
  • Anabolic steroids
  • Cachexia
  • Hypo- and hyperthryoidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Developmental disorders (accelerated or delayed puberty)
  • Cushings sundrome
  • Geriatric frailty and sarcopenia
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Vasopressins (central diabetes insipidus, noctural enuresis)
  • Vitamin deficiency (except vitamin D) 
Mailing Address:
Food and Drug Administration
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Division of Metabolism and Endocrinology Products
5901-B Ammendale Road
Beltsville, MD 20705-1266
Phone: (301) 796-2290
Fax: (301) 796-9712


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