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FDA News & Notes – Week of Jan. 9, 2017

Science, public health, and regulatory highlights from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Information in this document is designed for credentialed journalists. Release dates and times for items are current as of Jan. 9, 2017. Times listed are local time.

FDA News & Notes does not contain any regulatory or enforcement actions due to legal limitations.

Meetings, Workshops and Congressional Testimony:
Thursday, 1/12 – FDA Grand Rounds features a webcast every other month highlighting cutting-edge research underway across FDA and its impact on protecting and advancing public health. The next session is a webcast lecture on Developing Regulatory Methods for Characterizing Nanomaterials in FDA-Regulated Products. The webcast will be held on Jan. 12, 2017, from noon to 1 p.m.
Press Office Contact: FDA Office of Media Affairs, 301-796-4540,
In Case You Missed It:
Wednesday, 1/4 – FDA Voice Blog: A Review of CDER’s Novel Drug Approvals for 2016. This past year was another successful year for the new drugs program in FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research.
Press Office Contact: FDA Office of Media Affairs, 301-796-4540,

FDA Office of Media Affairs Contact Information:

Media Inquiries: FDA Office of Media Affairs, 301-796-4540,
List of FDA Press Officers and beats

More Resources:

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