Articles by Jill Wechsler - Pharmaceutical Executive


Articles by Jill Wechsler

Science to the Rescue

Commissioner Hamburg aims to regain public confidence in FDA by bolstering its scientific expertise. All she needs is more money.
Apr 1, 2010

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg looks to bolster the agency's scientific expertise.

E-Health to Drive Drug Safety

Mar 1, 2010

FDA's new Sentinel System is going live, but the signals may be difficult to assess.

No Real New Money for Drug Regulation

Feb 10, 2010

Added funds for FDA to come from new user fees, largely for food and tobacco regulation.

Vaccines and Value

Feb 1, 2010

R&D is surging, but new methods and data raise new manufacturing and regulatory challenges.

Change Agent

Jan 6, 2010

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg has a history of health advocacy and a clear mandate to transform the agency. But can she succeed where others have failed?

The Big Shift

Jan 1, 2010

Pharma must confront regulatory and marketing challenges in a global competitive environment.

Go Go Generics

Dec 1, 2009

They already dominate the pharmaceutical market, and now generics are poised to move into biologics and complex dosage forms.

Congress Ups the Pharma Ante for Health Reform

Nov 24, 2009

House bill boosts rebates and opens the door to government price negotiations.

Risk and Restrictions

Nov 1, 2009

FDA and Congress weigh policies for improving drug safety via ads and written information.


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