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The National Health Council and NORD Commend House Passage of FDA User Fee Reauthorization; Urge Senate to Follow Suit

Written by Lisa Sencen on July 12, 2017

Washington, D.C., July 12, 2017 – The National Health Council (NHC) and the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) commend the House of Representatives for passing the FDA Reauthorization Act (FDARA) with overwhelming bipartisan approval.

Passing this bill is a crucial step in reauthorizing four user fee programs that ensure the Food… Read More

NORD Issues Statement on Confirmation of New FDA Commissioner, Dr. Scott Gottlieb

Written by Lisa Sencen on May 10, 2017

Washington, D.C., May 10, 2017—The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), the leading independent nonprofit organization representing the 30 million Americans with rare diseases, issued the following statement on the confirmation by the U.S. Senate of Scott Gottlieb, M.D., as Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA):

“We at the National Organization for… Read More