Scott Gottlieb aced his confirmation hearing, vowing to maintain R&D gold standard
Scott Gottlieb – April 5, 2017 Zach Gibson/Getty Images
Senate Democrats didn’t waste any time in raising their objections to Scott Gottlieb as the next FDA commissioner.
Senator Patty Murray (D-Washington) started her remarks at Gottlieb’s confirmation hearing this morning voicing her concerns about “whether you can withstand political pressure” in maintaining an unbiased, science-based approach in maintaining the gold standard on safety and efficacy reviews of new drugs.
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