Learn about the types of trials the FDA uses to establish the safety and efficacy of proposed drugs and devices. Discover the classifications of medical devices and the relevant regulatory proceedures. Presented by Diana Zuckerman, PhD at the November 2015 Patient Advocacy Workshop.
Learn how to become involved in patient advocacy issues at the FDA and NIH. Learn methods to provide oral public comment before a ruling on a drug or medical device. Presented by the National Center for Health Research at the November 2015 Patient Advocacy Workshop.
Discover the importance of inclusion and analysis of many demographic groups in drug and medical device studies to ensure the safety of medical products for all people. Presented by Laurén Doamekpor, PhD, MPH at the November 2015 Patient Advocacy Workshop.
Learn the necessary steps for a drug to undergo testing before entering the market. Learn how to set up a clinical trial to maximize accuracy of results. Presented by Margaret Dayhoff-Brannigan, PhD at the November 2015 Patient Advocacy Workshop.