A Conversation with Dr. Stephen M. Hahn of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Dr. Stephen Hahn addressed the role of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in the COVID-19 response and best practices and lessons learned from the emergency response to date.


Stephen M. Hahn, M.D., Commissioner of Food and Drugs, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Dr. Stephen M. Hahn was sworn in as the 24th Commissioner of Food and Drugs on December 17, 2019. Dr. Hahn is a physician, scientist, and health care leader with an extensive background in patient care, academic research, and executive leadership. Dr. Hahn is a dedicated clinician, having trained in both medical oncology and radiation oncology. In his previous leadership roles, he has always carefully balanced executive management with clinical time to continue to serve oncology patients, his true passion. He specializes in treating both lung cancer and sarcoma.

This session was moderated by Dr. Reed Tuckson, Founder and Managing Director, Tuckson Health Connections.

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