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Latest News

CVM Issues Safety Alert re: Ivermectin and COVID-19
CVM is concerned that people are using formulations of the drug ivermectin intended for animals, to treat or prevent COVID-19 in humans, and advises that people should not take products approved for veterinary use.

FDA Publishes New Guidance on Compounding Animal Drugs from Bulk Drug Substances
On April 14, 2022, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published its guidance for industry #256 (GFI 256), describing FDA’s position on the legality of compounding animal drugs from bulk ingredients and the limited circumstances under which FDA will exercise enforcement discretion.

GADA Joins the Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI)
GADA is now a member of the Food and Drug Law Institute, a nonprofit membership organization that offers education, training, publications, and professional engagement opportunities in the field of food and drug law. As a neutral convener, FDLI provides a venue for stakeholders to inform innovative public policy, law, and regulation. More information on FDLI, click here.

GADA Enters into Reciprocal Membership with IPEC Americas
GADA has entered into a reciprocal membership with IPEC Americas. IPEC-Americas is a U.S. trade association whose members include excipient producers, distributors, and finished drug manufacturers, as well as companies and individuals that supply other specialized services to industry segments. IPEC-Americas brings together diverse stakeholders that share a common objective: Safe and effective production and use of excipients. The membership allows a limited number of IPEC Americas individuals to attend CVM Triannual meetings and will also allow a limited number of GADA individuals to attend IPEC quarterly committee meetings. More information on IPEC Americas can be found here.

GADA-CVM Triannual Meeting Summary & Debrief Meeting Recording Available
GADA Members: log in and head to the GADA Knowledge Mine to access the written Summary of the February 24, 2022 Triannual meeting including a link to the recorded Member Debrief session that followed.

2022 GADA-CVM Meeting Schedule
Plans are confirmed to conduct three meetings in 2022 with CVM and related organizations, as follows:

  • Wednesday, February 23, 2022 GADA-OS&C (HFV-200)
  • Thursday, February 24, 2022 (HFV-170/HFV-140)
  • Wednesday, June 22, 2022 (GADA Mid-Year)
  • Thursday, June 23, 2022 (HFV-170/HFV-140)
  • Wednesday, October 26, 2022 (GADA Annual Member)
  • Thursday, October 22, 2027 (HFV-170/HFV-140)

Meetings & Events

2022 GADA-CVM Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

GADA Mid-Year Member Meeting
9:00am – 5:00 pm EDT

Thursday, June 23, 2022

9:00am – 11:30am EDT

GADA-DMT Meeting
1:30pm – 3:00pm EDT

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