November 1, 2011: Pediatric Oncology Subcommittee of the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee Meeting Announcement
|CDER||November 1, 2011 ||8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ||FDA White Oak Campus |
The Great Room (Rm. 1503)
White Oak Conference Center
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, Maryland
Information will be presented regarding pediatric development plans for four products that were either recently approved by FDA, are in late stage development for an adult oncology indication, or in late stage development in pediatric patients with cancer. The subcommittee will consider and discuss issues relating to the development of each product for pediatric use and provide guidance to facilitate the formulation of Written Requests for pediatric studies, if appropriate. The four products under consideration are: (1) sodium thiosulfate injection, application submitted by Adherex Technologies, Inc.; (2) vismodegib (GDC-0449), application submitted by Genentech, Inc.; (3) pazopanib, application submitted by Glaxo Wellcome Manufacturing Pte Ltd, Singapore doing business as GlaxoSmithKline; and (4) Medi-573 (fully human antibody to IGF-I and IGF-II), application submitted by MedImmune, LLC.
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.
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 October 18, 2011.
- Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 2:05 p.m. to 2:20 p.m., and 4:10 p.m. to 4:25 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 October 7, 2011.
CDER plans to provide a free of charge, live webcast of the November 1, 2011, meeting of the Pediatric Oncology Subcommittee of the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee. While CDER is working to make webcasts available to the public for all advisory committee meetings held at the White Oak campus, there are instances where the webcast transmission is not successful; staff will work to re-establish the transmission as soon as possible. Further information regarding the webcast, including the web address for the webcast, will be made available at least 2 days in advance of the meeting at the following website: 2011 Meeting Materials, Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee CDER plans to post archived webcasts after the meeting, however, in cases where transmission was not successful, archived webcasts will not be available.
- Caleb Briggs, Pharm.D.
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002
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