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Wednesday, June 21 • 10:30am - 11:45am
#319: A New Age for Physician and Patient Labeling: Recommendations for Innovative Change in How We Communicate

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Component Type: Session
Level: Intermediate
CE: CME 1.25; IACET 1.25; RN 1.25

Recently there has been interest from many groups to change the way labeling is written. This session will explore recommendations and recent research on this topic.

Learning Objectives

Discuss recent recommendations and research on communication of product information via the product label.


Tracy D. Rockney, JD


An Innovative Approach to the Development and Testing of Health Literate Patient Labeling
Laurie M. Myers, MBA

Academic Perspective
Michael S. Wolf

FDA Perspective on the Role of Innovation in Labeling
Kellie Taylor

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Tracy Rockney

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, OneSource Regulatory
Tracy Rockney is a respected regulatory leader with more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. She is the Co-founder and Managing Partner at OneSource Regulatory, a consulting firm specializing in Regulatory Advertising & Promotion, Medical Review, Labeling Development... Read More →

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Laurie Myers

Global Health Literacy Director, Merck & Co., Inc.
Laurie Myers leads health literacy efforts globally for Merck, Sharp, and Dohme, Inc. For six years, she has focused on the integration of health literacy externally and across divisions at Merck. Key projects include patient labeling, packaging, clinical trials, Instructions for... Read More →

Kellie Taylor

Associate Director, OMEPRM, OSE, CDER, FDA, FDA
Dr. Taylor currently serves as the Associate Director of the Office of Medication Error Prevention and Risk Management in the Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology in FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research’s (CDER) where she is responsible for the Center’s programs... Read More →

Michael Wolf

Associate Professor, Medicine and Learning Sciences, Associate Division Chief, Northwestern University
Dr. Wolf is Professor of Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. He serves as both Vice Chair for Research for the Department of Medicine, as well as Associate Division Chief for General Internal Medicine. Dr. Wolf is a health services researcher and... Read More →

Wednesday June 21, 2017 10:30am - 11:45am CDT
S404d McCormick Place 2301 South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Gate 4 Chicago, IL 60616
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