FDA Deputy Commissioner for Policy Michael Taylor
This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
Executive SummaryNamed administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service, responsible for meat and poultry inspection, effective Aug. 15. FDA Associate Commissioner for Policy Coordination William Hubbard is expected to become acting deputy commissioner until a replacement for Taylor is found. The position is a political appointment. Taylor is the second of four FDA deputy commissioners to leave in the last few months. Deputy Commissioner for Operations Jane Henney, MD, left in May ("The Gray Sheet" May 2, In Brief)
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