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Dr. Robert Califf

Dr. Califf confirmed as FDA chief

Dr. Califf confirmed as FDA chief

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday narrowly confirmed Dr. Robert Califf as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, a key federal agency that has been without a permanent chief for more than a yearlong stretch of the coronavirus pandemic. The vote was 50-46, with six Republicans crossing the aisle to support him while five Democrats opposed

CHPA issues statement on new FDA commissioner Dr. Califf 

CHPA issues statement on new FDA commissioner Dr. Califf 

WASHINGTON — The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) issued the following statement Tuesday from Scott Melville, president and CEO, regarding the confirmation of Dr. Robert Califf, as the new U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) commissioner: “Dr. Califf is a highly respected clinician and researcher with an outstanding record of public service, including previously serving