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Newman Out As CDRH Compliance Chief, Maisel In As Acting Director

Executive Summary

Robin Newman is out as director of the Office of Compliance within US FDA's device center, leaving the post after only 18 months on the job. Agency stalwart Bill Maisel has taken her place on an "acting" basis as he leads the effort to create a "super office" that will merge the compliance office, the Office of Surveillance and Biometrics, and the Office of Device Evaluation into one.

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