Briefing Room

COVID-19

Micah Berman

Associate Professor Micah Berman quoted in article concerning FDA restrictions and COVID-19

Associate Professor Micah Berman holds a joint appointment with The Ohio State University College of Public Health and Moritz. An expert in the area of health law, Berman was recently interviewed for an article in Endpoints News titled, “Azar falls […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in The Washington Post for an article discussing COVID-19 vaccines

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in an article in The Washington Post titled, “FDA poised to announce tougher standards for a COVID-19 vaccine that make it unlikely one will be cleared by Election Day.” Zettler, former associate chief counsel […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in Medium article concerning COVID-19

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in Medium’s Coronavirus Blog in an article titled, “The Fraught Legality of DIY Covid-19 Vaccines.” Zettler, an expert in the area of health law, said ““I don’t think the goal should be stopping […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler co-authors article in Science Magazine

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler recently co-authored an article in Science Magazine titled, “Self-experimentation, ethics, and regulation of vaccines.” Before she came to Moritz, Zettler served as an associate chief counsel in the FDA’s Office of the Chief Counsel. An expert […]

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Efthimios Parasidis

Professor Efthimios Parasidis authors op-ed for The Conversation concerning COVID-19 vaccine

An expert in the area of health law, Professor Efthimios Parasidis recently authored an op-ed in The Conversation titled. “Big pharma’s safety pledge isn’t enough to build public confidence in COVID-19 vaccine – here’s what will.” “While I doubt the biotech […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in CBS News article discussing President Trump potentially pushing through a COVID-19 vaccine before Election Day

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in an article by CBS News article titled, “Could Trump push a vaccine through before election day?” An expert in the regulation of medicine, drugs and other medical products, Zettler was the associate chief […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in Washington Post article concerning FDA and COVID-19 vaccine

An expert on health law and a former FDA associate chief counsel, Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently featured in The Washington Post for an article titled, “Debate rages over whether FDA should use emergency powers to clear a coronavirus vaccine […]

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Efthimios Parasidis

Professor Efthimios Parasidis quoted in ABC6 story concerning the FDA and COVID-19 vaccines

Professor Efthimios Parasidis was recently quoted in a story by ABC6 Columbus concerning the FDA and its efforts to get a COVID-19 vaccine approved. Parasidis, an expert in the area of public and health law, said he is worried about […]

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Professors Efthimios Parasidis and Patricia Zettler quoted in S&P Global article concerning FDA and COVID-19

Professors Efthimios Parasidis and Patricia Zettler have been prominently featured in the news media recently with interviews concerning the FDA and the potential COVID-19 vaccine. On Aug. 27, they were both quoted in the same S&P Global article titled, “US […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler featured in NPR podcast discussing FDA testing

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently featured on NPR’s radio show All Things Considered for an episode titled, “Trump Administration Blocks FDA From Regulating Many New Medical Tests.” Zettler, a former associate chief counsel in the FDA’s Office of the Chief […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler featured in S&P Global article concerning COVID-19 vaccines

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently featured in an article by S&P Global titled, “Legal experts call for Congress to ban COVID-19 vaccine emergency authorizations.” Zettler, a former associate chief counsel in the FDA’s Office of the Chief Counsel, calls for […]

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Efthimios Parasidis

Professor Efthimios Parasidis quoted in S&P Global article concerning FDA meeting to discuss COVID-19 vaccine

Professor Efthimios Parasidis, who holds a joint appointment with the College of Public Health at Ohio State, was recently interviewed by S&P Global for a story titled, “October COVID-19 vaccine meeting may lend transparency but timing is curious.” “It would […]

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