And the winner in Pharma Marketing's online poll for FDA Commissioner is . . .
Here you can view latest survey results.
I'm honored and greatful for the result, thank you everyone who voted!
Dr. Peter Rost came in number one with 22.6% of the vote.
He was followed by Dr. Steve Nissen who took second place with 14.4% and Dr. Susan Wood with 13.5%.
Bloomberg News reports that friends of the pharmaceutical industry--in particular, PhRMA, the trade lobbying group--have put in a bid for Dr. Janet Woodcock; she came in fourth with 11.6% of the vote.
It should be noted that out of those who voted, 79% said they were neutral, somewhat supportive or very supportive of the drug industry.