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Eliminating Youth Electronic Cigarette Use: The Role for Drug Therapies Public Hearing

This meeting will be held as scheduled on January 18, 2019.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the Agency) is announcing a public hearing to discuss the effort to eliminate youth electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use as well as other tobacco product use, with a focus on the potential role of drug therapies to support cessation and the issues impacting the development of such therapies.

Updated Date and Location

January 18, 2019

The meeting will be held at:

FDA White Oak Campus
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Building 31 Conference Center, Great Room B/C
Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002

The entrance for public meeting participants (non-FDA employees or contractors) is through Building 1, where routine security check procedures will be performed.

For parking, security and other visitor information, please refer to Public Meetings at the FDA White Oak Campus

Meeting Information

View Recorded Webcast:

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Part 3:


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If you need special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Theresa Wells at 703-380-3900 or by January 11, 2019.

Submitting Comments

Regardless of attendance at the public meeting, you can submit electronic or written comments to the public docket by February 1, 2019 (extended from the original January 2, 2018 deadline). Submit electronic comments to Submit written comments to the Division of Docket’s Management (HFA-305), Food and Drug Administration, 5630 Fishers Lane, Rm. 1061, Rockville, MD 20852. Comments received by mail/hand delivery/courier (for written/paper submissions) will be considered timely if they are postmarked or the delivery service acceptance receipt is on or before that date.

All comments must be identified with the docket number FDA-2018-N-3952. The FDA may post, without change, all comments received to, including any personal information provided.


If you have questions about registering for the meeting, contact Theresa Wells, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, 10903 New Hampshire Ave., Silver Spring, MD 20993, phone: 703-380-3900, or email

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