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Wednesday, June 26 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
#369: User-Fee Programs Myth Busting: General Financial Principles Explained

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Component Type: Session
Level: Basic
CE: ACPE 1.25 Knowledge UAN: 0286-0000-19-693-L04-P; CME 1.25; IACET 1.25; RN 1.25

With preliminary user-fee reauthorization discussions underway, it is important to refresh on the financial principles behind a user-fee program and hear an update on the PDUFA VI, GDUFA II, and BSUFA II resource management commitments. Don't miss this fantastic educational opportunity to learn more about FDA's financial management.

Learning Objectives

Explain how the FDA financials operate beyond the collection of user-fees; Describe and name the general financial principles behind a user-fee program; Describe how FDA utilizes its resources, and discuss the restrictions FDA is under being part of the federal government; Summarize FDA’s progress in implementing the PDUFA VI, GDUFA II, and BSUFA II resource management related commitments.


Amy Bertha


James Tyler

Andrew Kish, MS

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Amy Bertha

Senior Director, Regulatory Policy, Bayer
Amy Bertha is currently Senior Director, Regulatory Policy at Bayer. Prior to joining Bayer in 2018, Amy worked 14 years at the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research in various offices, including the Regulatory Affairs Team in the Office of New Drugs and the Special Projects... Read More →
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Andrew Kish

Director, Office of Planning and Strategic Analysis, OSP, CDER, FDA
Andrew is the Director of the Office of Strategic Programs and Analysis (OPSA) in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Andrew oversees projects that span the application of economics, program evaluation, decision science... Read More →
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James Tyler

Chief Financial Officer, Office of Operations, OC, FDA
Jay Tyler has 31 years of federal financial management experience serving at multiple federal agencies with diverse missions having broad national and international impact. He joined the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in October of 2012 as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO... Read More →

Wednesday June 26, 2019 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Room 6E San Diego Convention Center 111 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101 USA