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Latest News

FDA Announces Delay in GFI #256 Enforcement
September 22, 2022
On September 9, 2022, FDA announced a six-month delay in enforcement for its GFI #256, Compounding Animal Drugs from Bulk Drug Substances. Routine inspectional activities were to begin on October 1, 2022. The delay was requested by the Alliance for Pharmacy Compounding, American College of Veterinary Pharmacists, American Pharmacists Association, National Community Pharmacists Association, and Society of Veterinary Hospital Pharmacists, among others, who say pharmacies need additional time to review the recommendations or make suggested changes to processes, and to submit nominations for bulk drug substances for compounding office stock.

GADA, AHI Submit Joint Comments on Judicious Antimicrobial Use in Pet Population
September 22, 2022
GADA has joined AHI to submit comments to on antimicrobial drug use in companion animals, which contributes to progress under the agency’s 5-Year Plan on Supporting Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Settings. Antibiotic resistance is a global public health priority, and industry supports efforts to ensure that when antibiotics are used, they are used responsibly but notes that effort should be taken to ensure access to these life-saving tools.

GADA Hails Introduction of Generic Animal Drug Advancement Act
September 15, 2022
The Generic Animal Drug Advancement Act, H.R. 8857, will update the Federal FD&C Act to correct current limitations to the approval of generic animal drug applications. The legislation would expand pathways for generic animal drugs to be approved as combination products, and update FDA animal drug labeling requirements to allow generic animal drugs to gain approval for a single species, rather than all species, labeled on a pioneer drug. MORE

Meetings & Events

2022 GADA-CVM Meeting Schedule

September 20-21, 2022
GADA "Capitol Hill Day"

Wednesday, October 26, 2022
GADA Annual Member Meeting
9:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Thursday, October 27, 2022

9:00am - 11:30am EDT

GADA-DMT Meeting
1:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

Thursday, November 10, 2022
Triannual Meeting Debrief
2:00 pm Eastern

Thursday, December 15, 2022
Special Member Meeting
2:00 pm Eastern