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FDA Commissioner Gottlieb resigns
Modern Healthcare

FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb resigned from his post Tuesday.

“All of us at HHS are proud of the remarkable work Commissioner Gottlieb has done at the FDA,” HHS Secretary Alex Azar said in a statement. “He has been an exemplary public health leader, aggressive advocate for American patients, and passionate promoter of innovation. I will personally miss working with Scott on the important goals we share, and I know that is true for so many other members of the HHS family.”

The Washington Post first reported Gottlieb’s resignation.