FDA Logo links to FDA home page Skip Navigation
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
HHS Logo links to Department of Health and Human Services website
horizonal rule
Dockets Management

Up | AC Home Page

Food and Drug Administration

Risk Communication Advisory Committee

February 26-27, 2009



Meeting Topic Both Days: Improving the communication of information about prescription drugs to patients, including different types of prescription drug information currently available to patients in the form of Medication Guides, Patient Package Inserts (PPIs), and Consumer Medication Information (CMI).  

February 26, 2009

            Deborah Henderson, Director, Office of Executive Programs, CDER
(pdf) (ppt)

Background and Overview of the CMI, PPI, Medication Guides Programs
Nancy Ostrove, Ph.D., Director for Risk Communication,
   Office of Policy and Planning, FDA
Jodi Duckhorn, M.A., Team Leader, Division of Risk Management
              Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology, CDER
(pdf) (ppt)

Expert and Consumer Evaluation of Consumer Medication Information –
2008 Final Report
Carole L. Kimberlin, Ph.D.
Professor, Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policys
Almut Winterstein, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, College of Pharmacy, and
Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health and Health Professions
University of Florida
(pdf) (ppt)

Open Public Hearing, February 26, 2009
Tony Lee
National Community Pharmacists Association
(pdf) (ppt)

Gerald K. McEvoy, Pharm. D.
Assistant Vice President, Drug Information, and
Editor in Chief, AHFS Drug Information and Consumer Medication Information American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
(pdf) (ppt)

Saul Shiffman, Ph.D.  
Senior Scientific Advisor
Pinney Associates (Bethesda, MD)
(pdf) (ppt)

Jeffrey E. Fetterman
President & CEO
(pdf) (ppt)

February 27, 2009

The effectiveness of the drug facts box in communicating the benefits and side 
effects of prescription drugs
Lisa Schwartz, M.D., M.S. and Steven Woloshin, M.D., M.S.
Outcomes Group, VA Medical Center, White River Junction, VT
(pdf) (ppt)
Consumer Medicines Information in Europe;
learnings from research, policy and practice
Dr DK Theo Raynor
Professor of Pharmacy Practice, University of Leeds, UK
(pdf) (ppt)

Communicating with patients about prescription drugs and health care: 
The role of diminished status and
other systemic factors in addressing risk and vulnerability
David P. Moxley, M.S.W., Ph.D., D.P.A.
Oklahoma Healthcare Authority Medicaid Endowed Professor of Health
                        and Public Health, and Professor of Social Work
University of Oklahoma
(pdf) (ppt)

Open Public Hearing, February 27, 2009

Michael J. Miller, RPh, DrPH
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacy: Clinical and Administrative Sciences
College of Pharmacy
The University of Oklahoma
(pdf) (ppt)

Cassie Plummer, PharmD MPH
Drug Information Pharmacist
iGuard, Inc
(pdf) (ppt)

Ellen Hoenig Carlson
(pdf) (ppt)

Baruch Fischhoff, with Committee Discussion
Draft Possible Recommendations

Up | AC Home Page

Page last updated March 5, 2009 kkhorizonal rule
Dockets Home Page | Dockets Contacts and Location | Operating Status | Item Code Definitions | Federal Register
FDA Home Page | Search FDA Site | FDA A-Z Index | Contact FDA

FDA/Dockets Management