WHITE HOUSE UPDATE

Monday, February 17

Nominations: President Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Individuals to Key Administration Posts


LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Tuesday, February 18

Drug Pricing: Senator Joni Ernst Endorses Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley’s Bipartisan Prescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act

Wednesday, February 19

Social Security: House and Senate Democratic Committee Leaders Call for Social Security Administration to Abandon Proposed Rule Changing Agency’s Appeals Process

Thursday, February 20

Health Care: Democratic Health Leaders Disagree With Trump Administration’s Proposed Health Insurance Market Rules


REGULATORY UPDATE

Tuesday, February 18

HHS: Department of Health and Human Services Collaborates with Janssen Research and Development to Create Coronavirus Therapeutics

  • HHS: Department of Health and Human Services Engages Sanofi Pasteur’s Recombinant Technology for 2019 Novel Coronavirus Vaccine

Thursday, February 20

FDA: Food and Drug Administration Works to Ensure Smooth Regulatory Transition of Insulin and Other Biological Products


UPCOMING EVENTS

HELP
An Emerging Disease Threat: How the U.S. Is Responding to COVID-19, the Novel Coronavirus
March 3, 2020 10:00 AM
428 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

HRSA
Meeting of the CDC/HRSA Advisory Committee on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and STD Prevention and Treatment
March 5, 2020 3:00 PM—4:00 PM

HHS
HIV and Assay-Based Incidence Estimation Issues
March 5, 2020 3:00PM

HHS
Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines
March 5-6, 2020
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857

CDC
Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC)
March 5, 2020, 9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
March 6, 2020, 9:00 AM — 12:00 PM
Building 19, Auditorium B
1600 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30329-4027

NIH
National Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Advisory Council
May 12, 2020 8:30 AM — 12:00 PM; 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Porter Neuroscience Research Center
Building 35A, Conference Room 610-640
35 Convent Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892

NIH
NIH Deafness Disorder and Communication Programs Review
May 29, 2020 10:00 AM
Porter Neuroscience Research Center
35 Convent Drive, Building 35A, Room 620
Bethesda, MD 20892