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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 

5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville  Maryland  20857  U.S.A.
Phone: 888-463-6332 or 1-888-INFO-FDA (1-888-463-6332) Fax:

FDA Overview:

The Food and Drug Administration is one of the nation's oldest and most respected consumer protection agencies. This presentation will tell you about FDA's responsibilities, the tools we use to fulfill those responsibilities, and our priorities for improving the way we serve the public.

•Stated most simply, FDA's mission is:
- to promote and protect the public health by helping safe and effective products reach the market in a timely way,
- To monitor products for continued safety after they are in use, and
- To help the public get the accurate, science-based information needed to improve health.

FDA's Mission Statement

The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation’s food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation. The FDA is also responsible for advancing the public health by helping to speed innovations that make medicines and foods more effective, safer, and more affordable; and helping the public get the accurate, science-based information they need to use medicines and foods to improve their health.

Key Statistics

Ownership: Private

Web Site: FDA


Company News
FDA Approves Bayer HealthCare (BAY)'s Finacea (Azelaic Acid) Foam, 15% For The Topical Treatment Of The Inflammatory Papules And Pustules Of Mild To Moderate Rosacea 7/31/2015 11:14:50 AM
Mundipharma EDO Gmbh Announces FDA Investigational New Drug Approval Of Its First Anti-Cancer Compound, EDO-S101, For The Treatment Of Patients With Relapsed/Refractory Haematologic Malignancies And Solid Tumours 7/31/2015 11:10:26 AM
NanoSmart Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Receives Second FDA Orphan Drug Designation For Treatment Of Pediatric Cancer 7/31/2015 9:53:47 AM
Bayer HealthCare (BAY) and Foamix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (FOMX) Release: Finacea (Azelaic Acid) Foam 15%, Approved By U.S. FDA For Topical Treatment Of The Inflammatory Papules And Pustules Of Mild To Moderate Rosacea 7/31/2015 7:53:51 AM
FDA Clears Way For Commercial Marketing Of Sentrian Remote Patient Intelligence Solution 7/31/2015 7:46:10 AM
ADMA Biologics, Inc. Announces Submission Of RI-002 Biologics License Application (BLA) To FDA 7/31/2015 7:40:59 AM
FDA OKs Juno (JUNO)'s IND for Lead Leukemia Candidate JCAR015 7/31/2015 6:01:48 AM
Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) Release: ARROW Endurance Extended Dwell Peripheral Catheter System Receives FDA Market Clearance 7/30/2015 1:43:06 PM
Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Release: FDA Approves Deltoid Injection Site For Abilify Maintena (Aripiprazole) For Extended-Release Injectable Suspension In The Treatment Of Schizophrenia 7/30/2015 1:15:55 PM
Roche (RHHBY) Submits Filing To FDA For Companion Diagnostic For Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Drug Therapy 7/30/2015 11:47:44 AM