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Mon, 1/18/27: 12:00 AM EST
This enduring material focuses on FDA's efforts to address drug shortages in the United States. The discussion includes background information on some of the contributing factors that lead to drug shortages and recent legislation that has helped to enhance FDA's ability to identify, prevent, and mitigate possible shortages of drugs. It highlights recent drug supply challenges, how the FDA was able to alleviate some of these shortages and additional challenges the agency may face.
- Outline some of the main causes of drug shortages.
- Discuss recent legislation that has helped to enhance FDA’s ability to identify, prevent, and mitigate possible shortages of drugs.
- Identify challenges that contribute to drug shortages.
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