Patient engagement is part of our daily business at the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). We engage with patients in many ways and their input has lasting impact on the work we do. In these short videos, patients share their experiences partnering with CDRH as well as the impact their input has on enhancing CDRH’s ability to evaluate medical devices and monitor their safety.
FDA Devices: Our Commitment to Putting Patients First
Patients with different medical conditions share how they have interacted with the FDA in different ways.
FDA Devices: Welcoming Patient Voices Today and Every Day
A patient describes how her engagement with the FDA has evolved and led to ongoing partnership.
Medical Devices Clinical Trials
The FDA encourages diverse patients to participate in medical device clinical trials. This can help inform the safe and effective use of these medical products for the diverse population of patients that use them.