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How the F.D.A. Stood Up to the President
After months of caving to pressures from the White House, Commissioner Stephen Hahn and a band of agency scientists stood up to Trump
After months of political pressure, Hahn seems to be trying to save the FDA from the fate of the CDC, whose scientists have been stripped of much of their authority and independence.
Terrific, important piece & colleagues about the efforts to safeguard #Covid19 vaccine trials from being cut short by a president intent on pre-election vaccine.
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After months of caving to pressures from the White House, FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn and a band of agency scientists have eked out a few victories.
A quiet rebellion after months of White House pressure
How the F.D.A. Stood Up to the President
After months of caving to pressures from the White House, FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn and a band of agency scientists have eked out a few victories.
How the F.D.A. Stood Up to the President
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14/ With only a few weeks until an election that Trump is likely to lose, Hahn probably gambled that his & FDA’s future would be better served by defending scientific integrity, even if it led to a couple of nasty tweets. And it worked . At this point…
“It’s better late than never, but I do think we can see a lot of damage has been done,” said Dr. Jesse L. Goodman, the F.D.A.’s chief scientist from 2009 to 2014. “And I don’t think they are out of the woods yet.”
Three weeks ago, over 160 medical and regulatory science experts signed on to our open letter urging Commissioner Hahn to defend FDA scientists’ independence and #ProtectTheFDA. Now...How the F.D.A. Stood Up to the President - The New York Times
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“Dr. Hahn seems to be trying to save the FDA from the fate of its sister agency, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, whose scientists have been stripped of their authority and independence in responding to the pandemic.” Better late than never.
After months of caving to pressures from the White House, FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn and a band of agency scientists have eked out a few victories. #FDA #COVID19 #Vaccine #VaccineApproval #WhiteHouse
How the F.D.A. Stood Up to the President
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