Monthly Archives: October 2020

Press Release: FDA Vaccine Approval Committee Fails to Solicit Public Input Despite Widespread Concerns

Dr. David Berger of Wholistic Pediatrics & Family Care comments on FDA’s actions concerning public input on COVID-19 vaccine TAMPA, Fla. October 21, 2020 — According to recent surveys, nearly 50% of Americans say they are unlikely to get a COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available. The main reasons cited are concerns about potential negative […]

“Ask Dr. David” (COVID) – Thoughts on the Upcoming FDA Meeting to Discuss COVID-19 Vaccine Approval

The FDA is holding an advisory committee meeting October 22, 2020 to discuss the approval process for COVID-19 vaccines. Though public comments were permitted (and needed to be submitted by October 15, 2020), the FDA did virtually no public outreach to solicit input from stakeholders who have valid input to offer on issues affecting the […]

Dr. David’s Formal Letter to the FDA Advisory Committee About the Development, Authorization, and Licensure of COVID-19 Vaccines.

The FDA Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee will meet October 22, 2020 to discuss the development, authorization, and licensure of COVID-19 Vaccines. Though the committee failed, in good faith, to adequately inform the public it was accepting comments, upon learning of the meeting, Dr. David felt it imperative to voice his opinion through […]