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  1. FDA-TRACK: Agency-wide Program Performance

FDA-TRACK: Office of the Chief Scientist Dashboard


FDA's Office of Chief Scientist (OCS) provides strategic leadership, coordination, and expertise to support scientific excellence, innovation, collaboration and capacity to achieve FDA's public health mission.

Each FDA-TRACK program area collects, analyzes, and reports its performance measures and results. Explore the progress OCS is making towards it's strategic priorities below:

I. Commissioner's Fellowship Program Measures

  1. Train and hire outstanding healthcare professionals, scientists, and engineers through completion of the Commissioner's Fellowship Program, a two year mentorship combining rigorous graduate-level coursework with the development of a regulatory science research project
    1. Percentage of Commissioner's Fellows who graduated and who were retained at FDA
    2. Number of projects completed, peer reviewed presentations made, and peer reviewed manuscripts published by Commissioner's Fellows
  2. Commissioner's Fellowship Program
  3. Training and Continuing Education Measures
    1. Enhance continuing education and scientific training opportunities for FDA working with subject matter experts and collaborating with external organizations
      1. Number of FDA sponsored regulatory science training events completed, participants who completed training events, and Continuing Education (CE) credits awarded

Completed Measures and Key Projects

Note: The data provided on this website is produced on an ongoing basis for performance management purposes and is subject to change due to updates of preliminary estimates, corrections, or other reasons. In addition, FDA may change the type or amount of data provided on this website at any time.

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