The FDA’s Internal Employee Struggles

November 26, 2012 ~ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a large public agency that regulates consumer products that make up about $1 trillion in annual spending or 25 cents of every dollar spent on food, cosmetics, drugs, medical devices and tobacco products. The Partnership for Public Service Read more

By | 2012-11-26T15:34:19+00:00 November 26th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments

FDA: How to Follow Medical Devices?

Public Invited to FDA meeting on Postmarket Surveillance Barcode, Wiki, author, Maly LOLek September 4, 2012~ Every modern day vehicle comes complete with a VIN number, an identifier number that stays with the car during its lifetime. If there is an auto recall the owner is notified and Read more

By | 2012-09-04T11:17:50+00:00 September 4th, 2012|FDA News|0 Comments

Personal Troubles for FDA's Dr. Maisel

Dr. William Maisel, Fox TV August 7, 2012 ~ This item  apparently bypassed the desk of MDND. Last month, Deputy Director of the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Dr. William Maisel, was reportedly arrested in a prostitution sting operation in Maryland, according to MassDevice (here). According Read more

By | 2012-08-07T18:26:37+00:00 August 7th, 2012|FDA News|1 Comment

Sen. Grassley Comes to Defense of One Whistleblower in Letter to Hamburg

February 9, 2012 ~ “Whistleblowers point out fraud, waste and abuse when no one else will, and while they do so while risking their professional careers, they are often treated like skunks at a picnic,” Grassley wrote. “Whistleblowers have played a critical role in exposing harmful government actions Read more

By | 2012-02-08T15:50:07+00:00 February 8th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

FDA Whistleblowers Sue Agency, Claim Retaliation Over Unsafe Medical Device Revelations

January 30, 2012 ~ What’s going on inside the FDA? Six of the “FDA Nine” whistleblowers are suing the agency for illegally spying on their private email claiming they were retaliated against after they warned lawmakers that unsafe medical devices were being approved for market.  You may recall as President Read more

By | 2012-01-30T23:38:33+00:00 January 30th, 2012|Featured|5 Comments