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NPA FDA Task Force Webinar – May 2015

How Psychiatric Drugs are Reviewed at the FDA

Speaker: Erick Turner, MD, Associate professor of psychiatry at the Oregon Health and Science University, former medical officer at the FDA

Dr. Turner conducted a classic study (NEJM, 2008) showing how withholding publication of negative studies skews the impression of efficacy of antidepressants.

Recorded May 11, 2015

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