TITLE

Going global

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Jaimy
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;6/27/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 26, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched its program called Pathway to Global Product Safety and Quality to improve its global strategy. The FDA will create global coalitions with other countries' regulators and will develop an international data information system. It will enhance its capabilities in information technology, risk analysis and resource allocation. The agency was also mandated to improve its oversight of medical device imports and product recalls.
ACCESSION #
62283457

 

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