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James Smith, MD, MS

ACTING DEPUTY DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF NEW DRUG POLICY, US FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
James P. Smith, MD, MS, is the acting deputy director of the Office of New Drug Policy in the Office of New Drugs (OND) at FDA. In this capacity, his primary focus is on clinical and scientific policy priorities of OND. Before joining OND Policy, he was responsible for overseeing development programs targeting lipid disorders and obesity as the deputy division director of the Division of Metabolism and Endocrinology Products. Dr. Smith is a graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School, and he completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the same institution. Subsequently, he completed fellowships in both nephrology and clinical pharmacology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, as well as a master's degree in Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. He was a faculty member in the Division of Nephrology of the University of Michigan Health System prior to joining FDA in 2011.
Speaking In
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM (EDT)
Tuesday, June 15

How we conduct clinical trials has been evolving as a result of new technologies and tools …