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Event Title
Development Considerations of Antimicrobial Drugs for the Treatment of Gonorrhea
April 23, 2021

April 23, 2021


This public workshop is currently being scheduled and planned as a virtual meeting. The Food and Drug Administration, NIAID and CDC are announcing the following public virtual workshop entitled "Development Considerations of Antimicrobial Drugs for the Treatment of Gonorrhea." The purpose of the public virtual workshop is to discuss the nonclinical and clinical pharmacology data and clinical trial design considerations regarding developing antimicrobial drugs for the treatment of gonorrhea.


FDA, NIAID and CDC are announcing a public workshop regarding the development considerations of antimicrobial drugs for the treatment of gonorrhea. The workshop will focus on the current state and nonclinical and clinical trial design considerations regarding antimicrobial drug development for gonorrhea and include the following topic areas:

  • Animal models
  • Clinical pharmacology considerations
  • Trial design considerations for gonorrhea, such as enrollment strategies, choice of comparators and site of infection.


This meeting will be held in virtual format only. Registration is required for online attendance and will be available until 5pm on April 21st, 2021

To register for this workshop, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/antimicrobial-drugs-for-the-treatment-of-gonorrhea-public-workshop-tickets-146615921167


During online registration you may indicate if you wish to present during the virtual public comment session, and which topic(s) you wish to address. We will do our best to accommodate requests to make public comments. Individuals and organizations with common interests are urged to consolidate or coordinate their presentations and request time for a joint presentation. We will determine the amount of time allotted to each presenter and the approximate time each oral presentation is to begin and will select and notify participants by April 13th, 2021. All requests to make oral presentations must be received by April 8th, 2021. If selected for presentation, any presentation materials must be emailed to ONDPublicMTGSupport@fda.hhs.gov no later than  April 19th, 2021. No commercial or promotional material will be permitted to be presented or distributed at the public workshop.


A full agenda will be available before the workshop. All other meeting materials, including speaker slides and transcripts, will be also available here before and after the workshop. Please visit this page for any updates and posting of materials before and after the meeting.


Workshop Recording 


Session 1

Session 2


This meeting will be available for online viewing, on the day of the meeting via the following link: https://collaboration.fda.gov/cderond042321/

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Lori Benner and/or Antoinette Ziolkowski, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, 10903 New Hampshire Ave., Bldg. 22, rm. 6221, Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002, 301-796-1300

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