Posts Tagged:FDA

Forbes.com: Patients Are Tired Of Waiting On The FDA by Joseph Gulfo

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates 25% of the U.S. economy. For fiscal year 2016, the FDA’s budget is $4.9 billion, with $2.2 billion (or 45%) generated from user fees, payments collected by the FDA from companies submitting new drug, biologics and medical device applications for review. They were authorized under the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA, 1992) and Medical Devices User Fee Act…

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Daily Caller Opinion: Why The 21st Century Cures Act is a Mistake by Dr. Joseph Gulfo

On May 21, the 21st Century Cures Act was passed by the House Energy & Commerce Committee unanimously (fifty-one to zero). Since then, a great deal of PR has been devoted to securing its full passage in the House and Senate. I do not believe that the bill should be passed for five reasons: 1. It rewards bad behavior — In July…

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