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Patricia Zettler

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler co-authors article in Science Magazine discussing vaccines

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler recently co-authored an article for Science Magazine titled, “Self-experimentation, ethics, and regulation of vaccines.” “As the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to sweep the globe, several groups have been working to develop and self-administer unapproved, […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in article by S&P Global concerning the election and health law

An expert in the area of health law, Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in an article titled, “Trump may be laying land mines for Biden with proposal to nix health rules.” “I find it very hard to believe […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in articles discussing psychedelics decriminalization, COVID-19 vaccine

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in a pair of articles discussing both psychedelics decriminalization and a potential COVID-19 vaccine. Zettler appeared in an Oct. 28 webinar hosted by Harvard University and was quoted in an article in The […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in Politico article discussing COVID-19 vaccine

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in an article by Politico titled, “States prepare for their own vaccine safety reviews amid worries about Trump’s influence on the FDA.” “States interested in these independent evaluations underscores how much public trust […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler quoted in recent Science Magazine article

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in an article by Science Magazine titled, “FDA’s own documents reveal agency’s lax, slow, and secretive oversight of clinical research.” “It certainly looks like FDA is enforcing clinical trial requirements much less frequently, […]

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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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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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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 quoted in The Washington Post discussing COVID-19 testing

Former associate chief counsel at the FDA and current Moritz professor Patricia Zettler was recently quoted in an article by The Washington Post titled, “Trump administration bars FDA from regulating some laboratory tests, including for coronavirus.” “I think it’s pretty concerning,” […]

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