** CREDENTIALED PRESS ONLY **
A press conference to unveil FDA's Safe Use Initiative, a collaborative effort aimed at fixing preventable medication errors throughout the healthcare system
-- Margaret A. Hamburg, M.D., commissioner Food and Drugs, FDA
-- Janet Woodcock, M.D., director, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, FDA
Wed., Nov. 4, 2009, 12 p.m. EST
CSU 2047, White Oak Building Two, 10903 New Hampshire Ave., Silver Spring, Md.
Reporters who are unable to attend in person may participate by dialing 888-456-0363 or, for international reporters, 210-234-0353. The password for all callers is "FDA." A replay of the briefing will be available until Nov. 11 by calling 800-925-0842 or for international reporters, 203-369-3663.
Please note: B-roll is available.
Contact: Karen Riley, 301-796-4674 (office), 728-0231 (cell), [email protected]
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SOURCE U.S. Food and Drug Administration