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September
10

Comment Deadline: FDA Patient-Focused Drug Development on Chronic Pain

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Neuroscience

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seeking comments on a meeting titled “Patient-Focused Drug Development for Chronic Pain.” The meeting will provide patients (including adult and pediatric patients) with an opportunity to present to FDA their perspectives on the impacts of chronic pain, views on treatment approaches for chronic pain, and challenges or barriers to accessing treatments.

August
15

Comment Deadline: NIST Current and Future Workforce Needs to Support a Strong Domestic Semiconductor Industry

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Energy
  • Robotics/AI

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking information on the scope and sufficiency of efforts to educate, train, and attract the workforce necessary to meet the demands of the current and future semiconductor industry.

August
8

Nomincation Deadline: Request for Nominations of Candidates to the EPA's Science Advisory Board and SAB Standing Committees

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Energy
  • Genetics/Genomics

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites nominations of scientific experts from a diverse range of disciplines to be considered for appointment to the EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB) and four SAB committees.

SAB was created to provide independent scientific and...

August
3

Comment Deadline: FDA Reclassification of Medical Image Analyzers with Pattern Recognition and Data Analysis Capabilities

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Industry
  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Robotics/AI

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seeking public comment on a proposed order to reclassify medical image analyzers applied to mammography breast cancer, ultrasound breast lesions, radiograph lung nodules, and radiograph dental caries detection. These devices are intended to direct the clinician's attention to portions of an image that may reveal abnormalities during interpretation of patient's radiology images by the clinician.

July
30

Comment Deadline: Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement; Movement and Outdoor Use of Certain Genetically Engineered Organisms

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is taking comments in connection with potential changes to the regulations regarding the importation, interstate movement, and environmental release of certain genetically engineered organisms. 

July
26

Comment Deadline: USDA Availability of a Draft Plant Pest Risk Assessment and Draft Environmental Assessment for Canola Genetically Engineered for Altered Oil Profile

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Genetics/Genomics

The United States Department of Agriculture is advising the public that the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is making available for public comment a draft plant pest risk assessment and draft environmental assessment for genetically engineered canola.