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Dr. David’s Letter to FDA Advisory Committee 12/17/20 Meeting Regarding the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

December 9, 2020

The FDA Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee will meet December 17, 2020 to discuss the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine. Dr. David submitted the following letter in advance of the committee meeting. Docket No. FDA-2020-N-2242 -Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting; Establishment of a Public […]

PRESS RELEASE: Dr. David Berger to Address FDA Vaccine Approval Committee Regarding Public Concerns and Hesitations

December 9, 2020

On December 10, 2020, Dr. David will give a short presentation to the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee (VRBPAC) during their meeting to discuss Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine. 

Dr. David to Address FDA Vaccine Approval Committee Regarding Public Concerns and Hesitations About COVID-19 Vaccines

December 8, 2020

On December 10, 2020, Dr. David will give a short presentation to the Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee (VRBPAC) during their meeting to discuss Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine.  At the committee meeting, Dr. David will stress the importance of the FDA coordinating with healthcare providers to discuss aspects of the […]

Dr. David’s Letter to FDA Advisory Committee 12/10/20 Meeting Regarding the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

December 4, 2020

The FDA Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee will meet December 17, 2020 to discuss the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) of the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine. Dr. David submitted the following letter in advance of the committee meeting. Docket No. FDA-2020-N-1898 – Vaccines and Related Biological Products; Notice of Meeting; Establishment of a Public Docket; […]

PRESS RELEASE: Dr. David Berger On FDA Vaccine Approval Committee Failure to Solicit Public Input Despite Widespread Concerns

October 21, 2020

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 […]

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

October 15, 2020

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 […]

Fox News 4: Dr. David Interviewed by On Possible COVID-19 ‘Vaccine Mandate’

July 23, 2020

By: Rob Manch NAPLES — A Naples City Council member wants to know if you think everyone should be required to take the COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available. Vice Mayor Terry Hutchison is asking people to reach out to him, because he says he plans to bring it up for discussion at a future city […]

WUSF Public Media: Interview with Dr. David About CBD, What’s in It, and How To Spot Scams

July 26, 2019

CBD is showing up more and more in Florida, from gas stations to grocery stories. It was being sold long before it became legal in the state on July 1. But there is a lot of confusion about whether it’s safe and what is legitimate. Listen to Dr. Berger as he gives his insight into […]

Autism Parenting Magazine – Medical Cannabis, Autism, and the Transformation of Medicine

July 9, 2019

Written by David Berger, MD, FAAP and published in Autism Parenting Magazine. Find out how using medical cannabis can help facilitate the treatment of children with chronic conditions from a board-certified pediatrician and leading US authority on medical cannabis, Dr. David Berger. Read the article, which begins on page 22 by clicking here.

WTSP News Channel 10: Patient Beyond the Plant – A Tampa Mother’s Story of Survival

August 21, 2018

A woman with Crohn’s disease who was prescribed opioids following complications from her pregnancy started taking medical marijuana, under the guidance of Dr. David Berger, to help alleviate her pain. Original Story: https://www.wtsp.com/video/news/health/patient-behind-the-plant-a-tampa-mothers-story-of-survival/67-8226535 Published: 3:44 AM EDT August 21, 2018