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Learn About FDA Patient Engagement

Learn about the FDA Patient Representative Program and the Patient Engagement Collaborative to see how patients and caregivers are working with the FDA to have their voice included in medical product approvals and FDA policy.

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Guide to Submitting Comments to the FDA

Read FDA Federal Register Notices and submit your comments on current FDA draft guidances and other policy related questions that affect patients and caregivers.

Rare Diseases at FDA

Learn more about rare diseases and how FDA supports the development of treatments for rare diseases.

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Patients Ask FDA Contact Form

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