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Expert Perspective: The Community Blog Checks In with Jeffrey Shuren

Expert Perspective: The Community Blog Checks In with Jeffrey Shuren

At the recent MedTech Conference powered by AdvaMed, held in Philadelphia, the Community Blog caught up with Jeffrey Shuren, MD, JD, Director, Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) at the FDA. We asked him what he thought about today’s medical device regulatory climate, and where he sees the industry overall headed in the next few years. Hint: Shuren’s optimistic vision for the future of the CDRH embodies the overall theme of everything we do here at the Community Blog - build a community. Our Q&A is included below.

The Power of Ubiquitous Digital Health Data

The Power of Ubiquitous Digital Health Data

Robert Califf is on a mission to improve the clinical trial process behind medical products through the use of big data. The ex-FDA head and other prominent physician-scientists explain how clinical grade-big data initiatives are delving deep into human health, as part of disruptive initiatives that will affect us all.