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Biden nominates Robert Califf to head US Food and Drug Administration - White House

Biden nominates Robert Califf to head US Food and Drug Administration - White House

Washington, Nov 12 (UNI/Sputnik) President Joe Biden has nominated Dr. Robert Califf to be the next chief of the US Food and Drug Administration, the White House said on Friday.
"Dr. Robert Califf is one of the most experienced clinical trialists in the country, and has the experience and expertise to lead the Food and Drug Administration during a critical time in our nation’s fight to put an end to the coronavirus pandemic," the White House quoted Biden in a release.
The US president noted that the FDA makes decisions with respect to vaccine approval and that is why its mission is critical.

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