Statement by USP on Dr. Robert Califf's Confirmation as FDA Commissioner

USP applauds the confirmation of Dr. Robert Califf as Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Dr. Califf’s clinical and scientific expertise, his deep knowledge of FDA, and his commitment to delivering innovative medicines to patients who need them will be instrumental to bolstering a resilient pharmaceutical supply chain and preparing our nation and the global community against emerging public health threats.

USP looks forward to working with Dr. Califf and our continued efforts with the FDA to advance safe, quality medicines that patients can trust.

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