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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
Medifirst Solutions 510(k) Submission Has Been Accepted By FDA 6/24/2016 11:22:24 AM
Lundbeck Inc. (LUN.CO) Release: FDA Approves Changes To The SABRIL (vigabatrin) REMS Program 6/24/2016 10:54:23 AM
Auris Gathers Attention After FDA Approves The Robotic Endoscopy System 6/24/2016 9:44:47 AM
ASLAN Pharmaceuticals Pte Ltd Receives Second Orphan Drug Designation From The FDA For Varlitinib (Aslan001) In Gastric Cancer 6/24/2016 9:11:54 AM
FDA Consumer Health Information: Whole Genome Sequencing: Cracking The Genetic Code For Foodborne Illness 6/24/2016 6:18:03 AM
Life Spine's Centric Medical Wins FDA Clearance for Flatfoot Implant 6/24/2016 6:11:37 AM
FDA Grants Breakthrough Therapy Designation For Incyte (INCY)’s Ruxolitinib (Jakafi) In Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GVHD) 6/23/2016 10:43:44 AM
Protein Sciences Corporation Release: FDA Approved Longer Shelf Life For The Game Changer, Flublok Influenza Vaccine 6/23/2016 10:02:44 AM
Roche (RHHBY) Receives FDA Clearance For Its Procalcitonin (PCT) Assay To Help Clinicians Effectively Assess Sepsis Risk And Manage Sepsis Patients 6/23/2016 9:51:23 AM
Cancer Genetics (CGIX) And Sayre Therapeutics Announce Distribution Agreement To Commercialize CGI’s Proprietary FDA-Cleared Tissue Of Origin (TOO) Test Throughout India And South Asia 6/23/2016 7:36:45 AM