Drug Approval Process
Mr. Hubbard is a former FDA senior associate commissioner and his coalition is calling for more funding for FDA drug and food safety programs.
William Hubbard talked about prescription drug safety and the Food and Drug Administration’s drug approval process. The Senate is debating a bill, S. 1082, during the week to change the FDA’s drug approval program, in which drug companies pay fees to the agency to review and approve new pharmaceutical products. He talked about the lack of monitoring and research after a drug is on the market. Mr. Hubbard responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.
Mr. Hubbard is a former FDA senior associate commissioner and his coalition is calling for more funding for FDA drug and food safety programs. close
People in this video
William K. Hubbard Senior Adviser Coalition for a Stronger FDA
- Greta Wodele Host C-SPAN
- C-SPAN | Washington JournalC-SPAN | Washington Journal
More Videos From
- House Debates Iraq War Bill Veto
- Iraq Supplemental Funding Legislation
- Capitol Hill Stories
- Open Phones
- Potential Terrorist Activity in the U.S.
- Drug Approval Process
Prescription Drug Safety
Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Andrew C. von Eschenbach talked about efforts to balance drug safety, risk,…
Drug Safety Legislation
Anna Edney talked about the drug safety provisions in the Food and Drug Administration Reauthorization Act, HR 3580,…
Food and Drug Administration Approval Process
The House Government Reform Committee held a hearing on the Food and Drug Administration’s approval process for…
Prescription Drug Shortages
President Obama signed an executive order aimed at preventing shortages of prescription drugs. The order broadens…