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: Anti-Infective 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 November 7, 2001, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location: Holiday Inn, Kennedy Ballroom, 8777 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD.
Contact: Thomas H. Perez, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (HFD-21), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, 301-827-6758, e-mail: PerezT@cder.fda.gov, or FDA Advisory Committee Information Line, 1-800-741-8138 (301-443-0572 in the Washington, DC area), code 12530. Please call the Information Line for up-to-date information on this meeting.
Agenda: The committee will consider the safety and efficacy of a new drug application (NDA) 50-710, Pfizer, Inc., for 1-day and 3-day dosing regimens of azithromycin suspension for the treatment of otitis media.
Procedure: Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee. Written submissions may be made to the contact person by October 30, 2001. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Time allotted for each presentation may be limited. Those desiring to make formal oral presentations should notify the contact person before October 30, 2001, and submit a brief statement of the general Start Printed Page 52925nature 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: October 11, 2001.
Linda A. Suydam,
Senior Associate Commissioner.
[FR Doc. 01-26276 Filed 10-17-01; 8:45 am]
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