Food and Drug Administration, HHS.
This notice announces a forthcoming meeting of a public advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The meeting will be open to the public.
Name of Committee: Pediatric Oncology Subcommittee of the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee.
General Function of the Committee: To provide advice and recommendations to the agency on FDA’s regulatory issues.
Date and Time: The meeting will be held on April 24, 2001, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Best Western Washington Gateway Hotel, The Ballroom, 1251 West Montgomery Ave., Rockville, MD.
Contact: Karen M. Templeton-Somers, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (HFD-21), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, 301-827-7001, e-mail: at SomersK@cder.fda.gov, or FDA Advisory Committee Information Line, 1-800-741-8138 (301-443-0572 in the Washington, DC area), code 12542. Please call the Information Line for up-to-date information on this meeting.
Agenda: The subcommittee will discuss parameters used for extrapolation from the adult to the pediatric setting in the hematological malignancies of leukemia and lymphoma.
Procedure: Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the subcommittee. Written submissions may be made to the contact person by April 17, 2001. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 8:15 a.m. and 8:45 a.m., and 1 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Time allotted for each presentation may be limited. Those desiring to make formal oral presentations should notify the contact person before April 17, 2001, and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation.
Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. app. 2).Start Signature
Dated: March 16, 2001.
Linda A. Suydam,
Senior Associate Commissioner.
[FR Doc. 01-7185 Filed 3-22-01; 8:45 am]
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