Future of the FDA, Drug and Device Regulations, Drug Pricing, and the Drug Approval Process under the new HHS Secretary-Alex Azar

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Conference Date
Wed, Mar 28, 2018
60 minutes
Product Description


Learn What Lies Ahead for the HHS, the FDA, and Medicaid and Medicare under the New HHS-Secretary, Alex Azar

President Trump confirmed Alex Azar to be the new Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary, which will have an important impact on HHS in general and the FDA in particular. Join this session, where regulatory expert Norma Skolnik will explore the implications of Alex being the new secretary of the HHS. This session will provide a background on Alex, President Trump’s new Head of the Department of HHS.

The session will further cover the likely trends that may be expected under Alex’s administration based on his background and statements made at his confirmation hearing.  Norma will explore Alex’s potential impact on the future of the FDA, drug and device regulations, drug pricing, and the drug approval process. She will also discuss Alex’s attitude toward Medicaid and Medicare. You will get references to all relevant regulations and documentation.

Session Highlights

  • Alex Azar’s history and background, and statements made during his confirmation hearing
  • President Trump’s stated intentions to address drug pricing and where Alex stands on the issue
  • Past policies that HHS-head, Alex, has supported, as well as his likely intentions for HHS programs
  • Key issues facing HHS that Alex is likely to address, such as the Affordable Care Act, drug pricing, patent protection and generic drugs
  • Potential actions Alex supports regarding Medicaid and Medicare

Who Should Attend

  • Regulatory affairs managers
  • Directors and associates
  • Drug-safety managers
  • Compliance specialists
  • Drug and device managers
  • Marketing managers and anyone involved in marketing prescription drugs, biologics and OTC drugs, medical devices, or supplements in the U.S.
  • Medicare and Medicaid administrators

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About Our Speaker

Norma Skolnik - FDA Regulations Expert

Norma Skolnik has over 35 years of regulatory experience working with the pharmaceutical and dietary supplement industries. She served as Director of Regulatory Affairs for the Americas for Cadbury Adams. Prior to that, she was Director of Regulatory Affairs for the Adams Division of Pfizer and Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs for the Warner-Lambert company. She also served as Director of Regulatory Affairs for Lederle Consumer Healthcare and...   More Info
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