FDA Modernization Act of 2021 Endorsements and Cosponsors

Endorsements

Biotech:

Organizations (cont.):

  • AxoSim
  • Empiriko
  • Emulate
  • Hesperos
  • InVitro International
  • Obatala Sciences
  • SynVivo
  • Nortis Bio
  • BICO
  • CELLINK
  • MatTek
  • Visikol
  • SCIENION
  • Cellenion

Pharmaceutical Companies:

  • Teva Pharmaceuticals

Organizations:

  • Action for Primates
  • Animal Rescue League of Palm Beach, Fla. 
  • Animal Advocates of South-Central PA
  • Animal Aid Portland
  • Animals’ Angels, Inc.
  • Animals Battalion
  • Animal Protection League of NJ
  • Animal Protection New Mexico
  • Animal Protection Voters
  • Animal Rescue League of Palm Beach, Fla. 
  • Animal Rescue of Iowa
  • Animal Rights Alliance, Inc. (CT)
  • Animal Rights Hawai’i
  • Animal Wellness Action
  • Animal Wellness Foundation
  • Austin Pets Alive!
  • Bailing out Benji
  • Ballydídean Farm Sanctuary
  • Beagle Freedom Project
  • Big Hands Little Paws
  • Blind Spot Animal Sanctuary
  • Brother Wolf Animal Rescue
  • Carriage Horse Freedom, PA
  • Catskill Animal Sanctuary
  • Center for Contemporary Sciences
  • Center for a Humane Economy
  • Center for Responsible Science
  • Chance at Life Cat Rescue
  • Charleston Carriage Horse Advocates
  • Chimpanzee Sanctuary NW
  • Christian Animal Rights Association
  • Citizens for Alternatives to Animal Research
  • Coalition for NYC Animals, Inc.
  • Coalition to Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages
  • Colorado Voters for Animals
  • Committee for Compassionate & Responsible Tourism
  • Committee to Abolish Sport Hunting
  • Compassionate Bay
  • Coyote Center
  • Dane 4 Dogs
  • Dane County Humane Society
  • Equine Advocates
  • Fair Start Movement
  • Fish Feel
  • Forever Home Beagle Rescue
  • Friends of Animals
  • Georgia Pet Coalition
  • Green Mountain Animal Defenders
  • Humane Action Pittsburg
  • The Humane League
  • Humane Voters Oregon
  • Houston SPCA
  • Idaho Horse Rescue
  • Idaho Humane Society
  • Jane Unchained
  • Jefferson County Humane Society
  • Jewish Veg
  • Karma Rescue
  • Last Chance for Animals
  • League of Humane Voters NJ
  • League of Humane Voters, National
  • Little Wanderers
  • Main Street Vegan Academy
  • Maine Animal Coalition
  • Marley’s Mutts
  • Michelson Center for Public Policy
  • National Anti-Vivisection Society
  • New Life Animal Sanctuary
  • North American Primate Sanctuary Alliance
  • NYCLASS
  • Out to Pasture Animal Sanctuary
  • Pasado’s Safe Haven
  • People for the End of Animal Cruelty and Exploitation (PEACE)
  • People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
  • Phoenix Zones Initiative
  • Population Balance
  • Progressive Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
  • Project Animal Freedom
  • Protect our Wildlife Vermont
  • Red Robin Song Animal Sanctuary
  • Saint Spiro Cat Rescue  
  • Save our Shelter Animals (SOS)
  • Shelter Reform Action Committee
  • Sled Dog Action Coalition
  • Social Compassion in Legislation
  • SNAP San Diego
  • SPCA International
  • Switch4Good
  • The Animal Project
  • The Animals’ Voice
  • The Fund for Horses
  • Their Turn
  • They All Want to Live
  • Uncle Neil’s Home, A Farm Sanctuary
  • Voices for Shelter Animals
  • Voters for Animal Rights, NYC
  • Washington Heights Cat Colony
  • White Coat Waste Project
  • Wildlife Watch, Inc.
  • Wildwood Farm Sanctuary and Preserve

Medical Associations and Patient Advocacy Groups

  • National Medical Association
  • National Hispanic Medical Association
  • Histiocytosis Association
  • The VHL Alliance
  • Born a Hero Research Foundation
  • CHAMP1 Research Foundation
  • Lymphangiomatosis & Gorham’s Disease Alliance
  • The International FPIES Association 
  • International Pain Foundation
  • Beyond Celiac
  • United Leukodystrophy Foundation
  • Myositis Association
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association
  • Allergy and Asthma Network
  • CURED
  • National LGBT Cancer Network
  • A Cure in Sight
  • Cauda Equina Foundation 
  • Gaucher Community Alliance
  • Rare and Undiagnosed Network
  • Marfan Foundation
  • International Autoimmune Encephalitis Society
  • Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome Foundation
  • NBIA Disorders Association
  • San Francisco AIDS Foundation
  • The LAM Foundation
  • The Gluten Intolerance Group
  • National Hemophilia Foundation
  • Nevus Outreach
  • Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation
  • The FPIES Foundation
  • International Cancer Advocacy Network
  • Exon 20 Group
  • Lupus and Allied Diseases Association, Inc.

Individuals of note

  • Gary K. Michelson, M.D., founder and co-chair, Michelson Medical Research Foundation and Michelson Center for Public Policy
  • Neil Wilcox, former FDA, Senior Science Policy Officer, Office of Science, Office of the Commissioner and Science Policy Analyst
  • David Wiebers, M.D., Emeritus Professor of Neurology and Consultant Emeritus in Neurology and Epidemiology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota
  • Paul Watkins, Director of the Institute for Drug Safety Sciences at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
  • Paul Locke, JD, DrPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. 
  • David Gortler, pharmacologist, pharmacist and an FDA and health care policy scholar at the Ethics and Public Policy Center Think Tank in Washington, D.C. He was a professor of pharmacology and biotechnology at the Yale University School of Medicine, where he also served at Yale’s Bioethicist Center, and was an FDA Medical Officer who was later appointed by the White House to serve on the FDA’s Senior Executive Leadership Team as senior advisor to the FDA Commissioner for drug safety, drug epidemiology, FDA science policy, and FDA regulatory affairs. 
  • Amanda Proctor, BS-RRT, President & CEO, Medical Advisory, Scientific, & Review Board Member, Cardiopulmonary Science & Sleep Medicine, Cauda Equina Foundation
  • Daniel Krichbaum, Pharm D, Medical Advisory, Scientific, & Review Board Member, Co-Chief Medical Officer, Chief Science Officer, Cauda Equina Foundation
  • Heather Rader PT, DPT, PRPC, BCB-PMD, Medical Advisory, Scientific, & Review Board Member, Director of Pelvic Health, Cauda Equina Foundation
  • James Wymer, MD, Medical Advisory, Scientific, & Review Board, Chief Medical Officer, Director of Neuromuscular Medicine, Cauda Equina Foundation
  • Brett Simmons, Medical Advisory, Scientific, & Review Board Member, Researcher & Quality Assurance, Cauda Equina Foundation
  • Jason Hwang, MD, Medical Advisory, Scientific, & Review Board, Director of Radiology, Cauda Equina Foundation
  • Chuck Nitsch, PT, CEEAA, Medical Advisory, Scientific, & Review Board, Research Committee, Director of Physical Therapy, Cauda Equina Foundation.
  • Cathy Ward, MD, President of Big Apple Pediatrics, P.C.
  • Andrew Kaplan, DVM, Head Veterinarian, City Veterinary Care
  • Nedim C. Buyukmihci, V.M.D., Emeritus Professor of Veterinary Medicine
    Emeritus Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California-Davis 
  • Gary Kaskel, writer/filmmaker, Author: “Monsters and Miracles: Henry Bergh’s America” 

Cosponsors

HOUSE COSPONSORS OF H.R. 2565
(Energy & Commerce in bold)

  • Rep. Adams, Alma (D-NC)
  • Rep. Allred, Colin Z. (D-TX)
  • Rep. Cindy Axne (D-IA)
  • Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz (D-CA)
  • Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. (D-PA)
  • Rep. Bowman, Jamal (D-NY)
  • Rep. Blumenauer, Earl (D-OR)
  • Rep. Buchanan, Vern (R-FL) – Lead sponsor
  • Rep. Burchett, Tim (R-TN)
  • Rep. Calvert, Ken (R-CA)        
  • Rep. Carter, Earl L. “Buddy” (R-GA)
  • Rep. Carter, Troy (D-LA)
  • Rep. Cawthorn, Madison (R-NC)
  • Rep. Cole, Tom (R-OK)
  • Rep. Cárdenas, Tony (D-CA)
  • Rep. Cohen, Steve (D-TN)
  • Rep. Crow, Jasaon (D-CO)
  • Rep. Davis, Rodney (R-IL)
  • Rep. Dean, Madeleine (D-PA)
  • Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. (D-OR)
  • Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. (D-CT)
  • Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA)
  • Rep. Fallon, Pat [R-TX)
  • Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. (R-PA)
  • Rep. Fletcher, Lizzie (D-TX)
  • Rep. Gaetz, Matt (R-FL)         
  • Rep. Garbarino, Andrew R. (R-NY)
  • Rep. Garcia, Mike (R-CA)
  • Rep. Gimenez, Carlos A.(R-FL)
  • Rep. Gooden, Lance (R-TX)
  • Rep. Gottheimer, Josh (D-NJ)
  • Rep. Grothman, Glenn (R-WI)
  • Rep. Guthrie, Brett (R-KY)
  • Rep. Harder, Josh (D-CA]       
  • Rep. Harshbarger, Diana (R-TN)
  • Rep. Johnson, Bill (R-OH)      
  • Rep. Jones, Mondaire (D-NY)
  • Rep. Joyce, David (R-OH)
  • Rep. Kaptur, Marcy (D-OH)    
  • Rep. Katko, John (R-NY)
  • Rep. Keller, Fred (R-PA)         
  • Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja (D-IL)
  • Rep. Kuster, Ann (D-NH)
  • Rep. Lee, Susie (D-NV)
  • Rep. Levin, Andy (D-MI)         
  • Rep. Lieu, Ted (D-CA) 
  • Rep. Luria, Elaine G. (D-VA)
  • Rep. Mace, Nancy (R-SC)       
  • Rep. Malinowski, Tom (D-NJ)
  • Rep. Malliotakis, Nicole (R-NY)
  • Rep. Mast, Brian J. (R-FL)
  • Rep. McCaul, Michael T. (R.TX)         
  • Rep. McClain, Lisa C. (R-MI)
  • Rep. McEachin, A. Donald (D-VA)
  • Rep. McNerney, Jerry (D-CA)
  • Rep. Meuser, Dan (R-PA)
  • Rep. Miller-Meeks, Marianette (R-IA)
  • Rep. Moore, Barry (R-AL)
  • Rep. Mullin, Markwayne (R-OK)
  • Rep. Neguse, Joe (D-CO)        
  • Del. Norton, Eleanor Holmes (D-DC) 
  • Rep. Pappas, Chris (D-NH)
  • Rep. Peters, Scott H. (D-CA) 
  • Rep. Porter, Katie (D-CA)
  • Rep. Price, David E. (D-NC)
  • Rep. Quigley, Mike (D-IL)
  • Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy (R-PA)
  • Rep. Ross, Deborah K. (D-NC)
  • Rep. Salazar, Maria Elvira (R-FL)
  • Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. (D-IL)
  • Rep. Schrader, Kurt (D-OR)   
  • Rep. Sessions, Pete (R-TX)     
  • Rep. Sherrill, Mikie (D-NJ)
  • Rep. Sires, Albio (D-NJ)
  • Rep. Smith, Christopher H. (R-NJ)
  • Rep. Stansbury, Melanie Ann (D-NM)
  • Rep. Stevens, Haley M. (D-MI)
  • Rep. Tenney, Caludia, (R-NY) 
  • Rep. Thompson, Glenn (R-PA)
  • Rep. Titus, Dina (D–NV)
  • Rep. Tlaib, Rashida (D-MI)
  • Rep. Trone, David J. (D-MD)  
  • Rep. Valadao, David G. (R-CA)
  • Rep. Veasy, Marc A. (D-TX)   
  • Rep. Waltz, Michael (R-FL)
  • Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie (D-FL) 

SENATE COSPONSORS OF S. 2952
(Senate HELP Committee in bold)

  • Sen. Booker, Cory A. (D-NJ)
  • Sen. Braun, Mike (R-IN)
  • Sen. Collins, Susan M. (R-ME)
  • Sen. Kennedy, John (R-LA)
  • Sen. King, Angus (I-ME)
  • Sen. Lujan, Ben Ray (D-NM)
  • Sen. Padilla, Alex (D-CA)
  • Sen. Paul, Rand (R-KY)
  • Sen. Rubio, Marco (R-FL)
  • Sen. Sanders, Bernard (I-VT)
  • Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon (D-RI)