Cindy Pearson

We Can’t Let Dr. Susan Moore’s Death Be in Vain

By Cindy Pearson | Dec 29, 2020 | Comments Off on We Can’t Let Dr. Susan Moore’s Death Be in Vain

Racist treatment of Black, Indigenous and other people of color inside the health care system won’t come to an end until the system itself changes.

FDA Comments – Possible Emergency Authorization of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

By Cindy Pearson | Dec 17, 2020 | Comments Off on FDA Comments – Possible Emergency Authorization of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Comments submitted to the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee

The NWHN’s statement in response to Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation to the Supreme Court

By Cindy Pearson | Oct 27, 2020 | Comments Off on The NWHN’s statement in response to Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation to the Supreme Court

Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation to the Supreme Court is the appalling culmination of a rushed and illegitimate process that raised serious questions about her independence, transparency, and honesty while confirming her reactionary views on race, gender, health, science, and authoritarianism. …

The NWHN’s Statement on the Nomination of Dr. Stephen Hahn to FDA Commissioner

By Cindy Pearson | Nov 1, 2019 | Comments Off on The NWHN’s Statement on the Nomination of Dr. Stephen Hahn to FDA Commissioner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Evita Almassi, ealmassi@nwhn.org

FDA Comments- Makena

By Cindy Pearson | Oct 29, 2019 | Comments Off on FDA Comments- Makena

[FDA-2019-N-4203] Bone, Reproductive, and Urological Products Advisory Committee Notice of Meeting, Establishment of Public Docket, Requests for Comments Submitted electronically  To Whom It May Concern: The National Women’s Health Network (NWHN) is a nonprofit advocacy organization that works to improve…

The NWHN’s Statement on the FDA’s Approval of Vyleesi

By Cindy Pearson | Jun 21, 2019 | Comments Off on The NWHN’s Statement on the FDA’s Approval of Vyleesi

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Evita Almassi, ealmassi@nwhn.org or 425-749-1886

The NWHN’s Statement on the Results of the Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV trial (ECHO)

By Cindy Pearson | Jun 14, 2019 | Comments Off on The NWHN’s Statement on the Results of the Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV trial (ECHO)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Evita Almassi, ealmassi@nwhn.org or (202) 682-6240

An Open Letter to FDA’s New Commissioner

By Cindy Pearson | May 14, 2019 | Comments Off on An Open Letter to FDA’s New Commissioner

The public pays for more than half of the FDA’s budget each year, which entitles us to have a say in the agency’s operations. Late last year, we gave your predecessor, Scott Gottlieb, a report card on his first year as Commissioner—he got mixed grades. Here’s what you could do to get all A’s on your report card.

The NWHN’s Statement on the FDA Ordering Manufacturers of Surgical Mesh to Stop Selling Devices for Uterine Prolapse

By Cindy Pearson | Apr 16, 2019 | Comments Off on The NWHN’s Statement on the FDA Ordering Manufacturers of Surgical Mesh to Stop Selling Devices for Uterine Prolapse

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Evita Almassi, ealmassi@nwhn.org or (202) 682-6240

The NWHN’s Statement on the FDA Ordering Sprout Pharmaceuticals to Retain Black Box Label Warning Women Not Mix Addyi and Alcohol

By Cindy Pearson | Apr 12, 2019 | Comments Off on The NWHN’s Statement on the FDA Ordering Sprout Pharmaceuticals to Retain Black Box Label Warning Women Not Mix Addyi and Alcohol

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Evita Almassi, ealmassi@nwhn.org
or (202) 682-6240