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Contact the Office of Media Affairs

This page provides contact information for media inquiries from reporters.

If you have a question and you are not a reporter, please call 1-888-INFO-FDA (1-888-463-6332).

Spanish-language media inquiries: Para consultas de los medios de comunicación en español comuníquese con Gloria Sánchez-Contreras.

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Media Contacts for Drugs

The media contacts for the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) are:

Contacts for Specific Drug Topics

Topic Media Contact
Adverse Event Reporting System (AERS)
Biosimilars Angela Stark
Compliance and Drug Enforcement Actions Lyndsay Meyer, Stephanie Caccomo
Generic Drugs Angela Stark
Oncology Products Sandy Walsh
Over-the-Counter Drugs Sandy Walsh

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Media Contacts for Food

The media contacts for the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) are:

Contacts for Specific Food and Cosmetics Topics

Topic Media Contact
Cosmetics Juli Putnam
Dietary Supplements Theresa Eisenman
Food and Color Additives Megan McSeveney
Food Safety Peter Cassell
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Juli Putnam
Labeling Deborah Kotz
Seafood Peter Cassell

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Media Contacts for Medical Devices

The media contacts for the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) are:

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Media Contacts for Other Centers, Offices, and Topics

Contacts for Other Center and Offices

Center and Offices Media Contact
Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER) Megan McSeveney
Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) Michael Felberbaum
Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) Juli Putnam
National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR)
Office of International Programs (OIP) Gloria Sánchez-Contreras

Contacts for Other Topics

Topic Media Contact
Clinical Trials Theresa Eisenman
Orphan Products Sandy Walsh
Pain Medications Michael Felberbaum, Lyndsay Meyer
Prescription Drug Advertising Stephanie Caccomo
Oncology Center of Excellence Sandy Walsh

For all other topics, call Media Affairs at 301-796-4540 or email

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Phone Numbers for All Media Contacts

Contact Phone Number
Stephanie Caccomo 301-348-1956
Peter Cassell 240-402-6537
Theresa Eisenman 301-796-2969
Michael Felberbaum 240-402-9548
Deborah Kotz 301-796-5349
Megan McSeveney 240-402-4514
Lyndsay Meyer 240-402-5345
Juli Putnam 240-402-0537
Gloria Sánchez-Contreras 301-796-7686
Angela Stark 301-796-0397
Sandy Walsh 301-796-4669

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Media Affairs Leadership

Contact Phone Number
Jennifer Rodriguez
Acting Associate Commissioner for External Affairs
Heidi Rebello
Acting Assistant Commissioner for Media Affairs
Sarah Peddicord
Media Relations Director (CDER/CBER)
Tara Rabin
Acting Media Relations Director (OFVM)

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General Contact Information

The mailing address is:

FDA Office of Media Affairs
10903 New Hampshire Ave
Building 32, Room 5245
Silver Spring, MD 20993

Driving Directions to FDA’s White Oak Campus

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Page Last Updated: 07/31/2018
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