“FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn announced on Wednesday the appointment of Anand Shah as deputy commissioner for medical and scientific affairs…”
“The appointment is a round trip for Shah, who served for a year as a medical officer at the FDA Oncology Center of Excellence prior to his appointment in 2017 as CMO of CMS’s Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. Shah worked at FDA on Information Exchange and Data Transformation (INFORMED), a big data initiative.”
“Early last year, Shah was named senior medical adviser for innovation at CMS, where his remit included developing novel payment and service delivery models…” Read the full article here.
Source: FDA, CMS veteran Shah named FDA deputy commissioner for medical and scientific affairs – By Steve Usdin, January 22, 2020. BioCentury.