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COVID-19 Staff Shakeup: Woodcock Moves to Commissioner's Office As Marks Drops Out Of 'Warp'

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CBER Director Marks will no longer have to recuse himself from COVID-19 product reviews, a move seen as resoundingly positive by former senior FDA leaders. CDER Director Woodcock will now be free to focus solely on COVID-19 and bring her unique depth of agency experience to the Trump Administration's effort to speed development of vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostics for coronavirus.

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