All special government employees have been screened for their financial interests as they may apply to the general topics at hand. Because they have reported interest in pharmaceutical companies, the Food and Drug Administration has granted general matters waivers to the following SGEs which permits them to participate in these discussions: Dr. Joseph Bloom, Dr. Patrick DeLuca, Dr. Walter Hauck, Dr. Gary Hollenbeck, Dr. Meryl Karol, Dr. Arthur Kibbe, Dr. Michael Korczynski, Dr. Marvin Meyer, Dr. Nair Rodriguez-Hornedo, Dr. Wolfgang Sadee, Dr. Jurgen Venitz.
A copy of the waiver statements may be obtained by submitting a written request to the agency's Freedom of Information Office, Room 12A-30 of the Parklawn Building.
In addition, Drs. Cynthia Selassie and Marc Swadener do not require general matters waivers because they do not have any personal or imputed financial interests in any pharmaceutical firms.
Because general topics impact so many institutions, it is not prudent to recite all potential