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- Dr. Sandra Kweder deputy director of the FDA's Office of New Drugs
- Linda Suydam president, the Consumer Healthcare Products Association
- Dr. Andrew Putnam director, palliative care program at Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University Medical Center
- Dr. Sidney Wolfe director of the Health Research Group at Public Citizen; editor of WorstPills.org
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