UPDATED WEBCAST INFORMATION: June 28, 2016: Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee Meeting Announcement
Updated Information (as of 5/23/2016):
The webcast information portion of this announcement was published in error. The following change has been made:
CDER does not provide webcasts of advisory committee meetings that are held at venues other than the FDA White Oak Conference Center. Therefore, CDER will not be providing a webcast of the June 28, 2016 Endocrinologic and Metabolic Advisory Committee meeting.
Additionally, the information on Public Meetings at the FDA White Oak Campus has been removed.
All other information remains the same.
June 28, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Hilton Washington DC/Rockville
Hotel & Executive Meeting Center Plaza Ballroom
1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
The committee will discuss supplemental new drug application (sNDA) 204629 for empagliflozin (JARDIANCE) tablets and sNDA 206111 for empagliflozin and metformin hydrochloride (SYNJARDY) tablets. Both sNDAs are sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., for the proposed additional indication in adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and high cardiovascular risk to reduce the risk of all-cause mortality by reducing the incidence of cardiovascular death and to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death or hospitalization for heart failure.
FDA intends to make background material available to the public no later than 2 business days before the meeting. If FDA is unable to post the background material on its Web site prior to the meeting, the background material will be made publicly available at the location of the advisory committee meeting, and the background material will be posted on FDA’s Web site after the meeting. Background material is available at: Advisory Committee Calendar
Public Participation Information
Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee.
- Written submissions may be made to the contact person on or before
June 14, 2016.
- Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on June 28, 2016. Those individuals interested in making formal oral presentations should notify the contact person and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation on or before June 6, 2016.
Time allotted for each presentation may be limited. If the number of registrants requesting to speak is greater than can be reasonably accommodated during the scheduled open public hearing session, FDA may conduct a lottery to determine the speakers for the scheduled open public hearing session. The contact person will notify interested persons regarding their request to speak by June 7, 2016.
CDER does not provide webcasts of advisory committee meetings that are held at venues other than the FDA White Oak Conference Center. Therefore, CDER will not be providing a webcast of the June 28, 2016 Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee meeting.
- LaToya Bonner, PharmD
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002
- FDA Advisory Committee Information Line
(301-443-0572 in the Washington DC area)
Please call the Information Line for up-to-date information on this meeting.
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Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app.2).