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July 14, 2011: Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee Meeting Announcement

 

CenterDateTimeLocation
CDERJuly 14, 2011
 
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 
FDA White Oak Campus
Building 31
The Great Room (Rm. 1503)
White Oak Conference Center
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, Maryland
 

Agenda

During the morning session, the committee will discuss Biologics License Application (BLA) 125388, with the proposed trade name ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) for injection, submitted by Seattle Genetics, Inc. The proposed indication (use) for this product is for the treatment of relapsed or refractory (resistant to previous standard treatments) Hodgkin’s lymphoma (HL).
 
During the afternoon session, the committee will discuss Biologics License Application (BLA) 125399, with the proposed trade name ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) for injection, submitted by Seattle Genetics, Inc. The proposed indication (use) for this product is for the treatment of relapsed or refractory systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL).
 
Meeting Materials
 
FDA intends to make background material available to the public no later than 2 business days before the meeting.  If FDA is unable to post the background material on its Web site prior to the meeting, the background material will be made publicly available at the location of the advisory committee meeting, and the background material will be posted on FDA’s Web site after the meeting.  Background material is available at: http://www.fda.gov/AdvisoryCommittees/Calendar/default.htm
 
Public Participation Information
 
Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee.
  • Written submissions may be made to the contact person on or before July 6, 2011.
  • Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Those desiring to make formal oral presentations should notify the contact person and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation on or before June 29, 2011.
Time allotted for each presentation may be limited. If the number of registrants requesting to speak is greater than can be reasonably accommodated during the scheduled open public hearing session, FDA may conduct a lottery to determine the speakers for the scheduled open public hearing session. The contact person will notify interested persons regarding their request to speak by June 30, 2011.
 
Caleb Briggs, Pharm.D.
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
WO31-2428
Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002
 
Phone: 301-796-9001
Fax: 301-847-8533
Email: ODAC@fda.hhs.gov
 
FDA Advisory Committee Information Line
1-800-741-8138
(301-443-0572 in the Washington DC area) - follow the prompts to the desired center or product area
Please call the Information Line for up-to-date information on this meeting.
 
A notice in the Federal Register about last minute modifications that impact a previously announced advisory committee meeting cannot always be published quickly enough to provide timely notice. Therefore, you should always check the agency’s Web site and call the appropriate advisory committee hot line/phone line to learn about possible modifications before coming to the meeting.
 
Persons attending FDA’s advisory committee meetings are advised that the agency is not responsible for providing access to electrical outlets. FDA welcomes the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings and will make every effort to accommodate persons with physical disabilities or special needs. If you require special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Caleb Briggs at (301) 796-9001 at least 7 days in advance of the meeting. 
 
Information regarding special accommodations due to a disability, visitor parking and transportation may be accessed at: White Oak Conference Center Parking and Transportation Information for FDA Advisory Committee Meetings.
 
FDA is committed to the orderly conduct of its advisory committee meetings. Please visit our Web site at Public Conduct During FDA Advisory Committee Meetings for procedures on public conduct during advisory committee meetings.
 
Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app.2).