As the FDA assists with the goal to deliver effective treatments and cures to patients as rapidly as possible, we've released reports and fact sheets on our progress, research, and activities.
Please view the resources on this page to learn how we're encouraging innovation that helps patients.
The FDA’s drug approval process has become the fastest in the world. But progress in the discovery and testing stages of drug development has not kept pace.
Learn why many diseases are awaiting treatments and cures, along with how scientific knowledge affects drug development in four key disease areas.
- FDA's Role in Ensuring American Patients Have Access to Safe and Effective Medical Device Technology (Archived)
- New Drugs at FDA: CDER's New Molecular Entities and New Therapeutic Biological Products
- FDASIA Health IT Report: Proposed Strategy and Recommendations for a Risk-Based Framework
- FY 2012 Innovative Drug Approvals (Archived)