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  • FDA Commissioner Gottlieb

Raising the Bar: The Silver Lining of FDA Commissioner Gottlieb’s Exit

March 7th, 2019|Comments Off on Raising the Bar: The Silver Lining of FDA Commissioner Gottlieb’s Exit

Pharmaceutical Online Scott Gottlieb was unusually effective as a commissioner, and future commissioners would do well to learn from his playbook, Catalyst President Nancy Bradish Myers writes in a guest column published in Pharmaceutical Online. [...]

  • Pink Sheet Pharma Intelligence

Gottlieb’s Short Tenure Will Be Felt Long After He Leaves US FDA

March 6th, 2019|Comments Off on Gottlieb’s Short Tenure Will Be Felt Long After He Leaves US FDA

The Pink Sheet- Commenting on FDA Commissioner Gottlieb’s resignation, Catalyst President Nancy Bradish Myers says that “Gottlieb was pro-patient, pro-industry and pro-safety at the same time, which is difficult. He also used the office in [...]

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Catalyst Offers Insights on FDA and the Political Landscape During FDA/CMS Summit Panel Discussion

December 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Catalyst Offers Insights on FDA and the Political Landscape During FDA/CMS Summit Panel Discussion

On Dec. 11, Catalyst President Nancy Bradish Myers spoke as part of a panel on changes in the political landscape impacting the biopharma industry at the FDA/CMS Summit in Washington, DC. Following Commissioner Gottlieb’s announcement [...]

Latest Blog Posts


RWE at the Tipping Point: From Registries to Artificial Intelligence, RWE is Poised to Accelerate Medical Product Development

May 24th, 2018|Comments Off on RWE at the Tipping Point: From Registries to Artificial Intelligence, RWE is Poised to Accelerate Medical Product Development

By Anne McNickle This is an exciting time for those of us interested in RWE development. Digital technologies and advanced computing capabilities are enabling the generation of RWE continuously, and from sources that have traditionally [...]

Artificial Intelligence (AI): Coming to a Policymaker Near You

April 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence (AI): Coming to a Policymaker Near You

By Nancy Bradish Myers It’s as if Artificial Intelligence just reached the DC area and policy makers need to think about it. Software companies, academic institutions and innovative companies hoping to develop and harness the [...]

Digital Medicine is Here: Why the Combination of Abilify and Proteus’ Ingestible Sensor is “Sweet”!

November 14th, 2017|Comments Off on Digital Medicine is Here: Why the Combination of Abilify and Proteus’ Ingestible Sensor is “Sweet”!

By Nancy Bradish Myers Yahooooo! What a thrill it is to finally have the first digital medicine approved by the FDA: Abilify Mycite (aripiprazole + Ingestible Event Marker). When I visualize it, it’s like the [...]