About FDA

Office of Minority Health

Our Mission:

To promote and protect the health of diverse populations through research and communication of regulatory science that addresses health disparities.

We aim to:

  1. improve regulatory science by increasing the amount of clinical trial data available on racial and ethnic minorities; improve the data quality to determine how minorities react to medical products; and increase transparency and access to available data
  2. strengthen FDA’s ability to respond to minority health concerns and
  3. promote health and safety communication to minority populations who often experience low health literacy and/or speak English as a second language.

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Office of Minority Health

US Food & Drug Administration

White Oak Campus

10903 New Hampshire Avenue

Silver Spring, MD 20993

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