Congratulations to the 2015 Recipients!
On December 9, 2015 FDLI presented its Distinguished Service and Leadership Awards to four leaders in the food and drug law community for their notable service and leadership:
Pat Furlong is Founding President and CEO, Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy, the largest nonprofit organization in the United States solely focused on Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
David J. Horowitz is Deputy General Counsel at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), overseeing legal services provided to FDA, CDC, and NIH, as well as international and emergency preparedness legal issues for the Department.
Philip Katz is a Partner in the law firm of Hogan Lovells in Washington, DC, and Practice Area Leader of the firm's pharmaceutical and biotechnology practice group.
Karen Midthun is the Director of the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER) at FDA. CBER regulates vaccines, blood and blood products, and cellular, tissue, and gene therapies. Her responsibilities include oversight of the investigation phases of product development, decisions regarding licensure, and post-licensure surveillance activities.
Past Distinguished Service and Leadership Award Recipients 1993-2014
|2014 ||Elizabeth (Betsy) Anderson, Executive Vice President-Legal and General Counsel, Personal Care Products Council (PCPC). |
William K. Hubbard, Independent Consultant and former Senior Associate Commissioner, The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Leslie Kux, Associate Commissioner for Policy and Director of the Office of Policy, Office of the Commissioner, FDA
Peter Safir, Partner and Co-Chairman of the Food and Drug practice group at Covington & Burling LLP.
|2013 || Jane A. Axelrad; Jeffrey N. Gibbs; Kay Holcombe; Richard Kingham |
|2012 || Minnie Baylor-Henry; Alan Bennett; Thomas O. Henteleff; John M. Taylor III |
|2011 || F. Alan Andersen; Deborah M. Autor; Robert P. Brady; Eugene M. Thirolf, Jr. |
|2010 || Kate Beardsley; Michael Landa*; Bruce Silverglade; Mike Taylor |
|2009 || Donald O. Beers*; Arthur N. Levine; Elizabeth H. Dickinson; Marlene K. Tandy; |
Geoffrey M. Levitt; Nancy L. Buc; Murray M. Lumpkin; Sanford A. Miller
|2008 || Susan Alpert; Eugene Lambert; Matthew Weinberg; Janet Woodcock |
|2007 || Ron M. Johnson; Suzanne White Junod; Martin J. Levitas; Eugene M. Pfeifer |
|2006 || Joseph V. Rodricks; Nancy Singer; Ann H. Wion; William W. Vodra |
|2005 || Eve E. Bachrach; Lester M. Crawford; Mark Novitch; William B. Schultz |
|2004 || Eric Blumberg; Anthony C. Celeste; Bruce N. Kuhlik*; Stephen H. McNamara |
|2003 || J. Paul Hile; Paul M. Hyman; Patrick M. McLain; Robert M. Spiller, Jr. |
|2002 || Frederick H. Degnan; Christopher L. Hagenbush; Daniel L. Michels; Robert J. Temple |
|2001 || Joseph A. Levitt; Richard A. Merrill; Michael P. Peskoe; Myron S. Weinberg |
|1999 || Joel E. Hoffman, Linda R. Horton, Wayne L. Pines, Kristine A. Rapp |
|1998 || Gary L. Yingling |
|1997 || Richard M. Cooper |
|1996 || Stuart J. Land |
|1995 || Peter Barton Hutt |
|1994 || Alan H. Kaplan |
|1993 || George M. Burditt |
*NOMINATED BUT PRIOR WINNER