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Accutane - Is this Drug Treatment Linked to Depression and Suicide?

106 th Congress (1999-2000)

December 5, 2000
1:00 p.m.

Rayburn House Office Building

Chairman Burton's Opening Statement


Panel I

The Family Perspective

Lori and Amanda Callais
Denham Springs, Louisiana

Stacy and Mike Baumann
Mundelein, Illinois

Charles H. Jackson, Jr.
Lubbock, Texas

Panel II

David M. Pariser, MD, FACP
American Academy of Dermatology
Pariser Dermatology Specialist, Ltd.
Virginia Clinical Research, Inc.
Norfolk, Virginia

Douglas Jacobs, MD
Roche Consultant
Associate Clinical Professor of
Harvard Medical School
Wellesley, Massachusetts 

James T. O'Donnel, PharmD., M.S.
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
Rush Medical School
Pallentine, Illinois

Dr. Jonca Bull
Food and Drug Administration
Accompanied by
Dr. Phyllis Huene

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