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General Hospital and Personal Use Devices Panel

November 6 and 7, 2019

General Hospital and Personal Use Devices Panel

of the Medical Device Advisory Committee

Meeting Announcement

Agenda: On November 6 and 7, 2019, the committee will discuss means for reducing emissions from industrial ethylene oxide (EtO) sterilization of medical devices and recommendations to reduce the risk of infection from reprocessed duodenoscopes. This meeting will be announced in the Federal Register to provide further details.

The General Hospital and Personal Use Devices Panel (GHPUDP) reviews and evaluates data concerning the safety and effectiveness of marketed and investigational general hospital, infection control and personal use devices and makes appropriate recommendations to the Commissioner of Food and Drugs.

Designated Federal Officer
Evella F. Washington
301-796-6683


Contact Information

FDA Advisory Committee Information Line
1-800-741-8138
(301-443-0572 in the Washington DC area)

Please call the Information Line for up-to-date information on this meeting.