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John P. Burke, III, who has been a health care policy expert for 20 years, is currently a Policy Advisor for the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services’ Food and Drug Administration (FDA), where he provides legal and policy guidance on medical devices. John is a respected patient advocate with cystic fibrosis (CF) and has participated in more than 30 clinical trials.


Comparative Effectiveness Research: John Burke on CER and Cystic Fibrosis

John Burke | August 15, 2012
John Burke is a respected patient advocate who has participated in more than 30 clinical trials and has been employed as a health care policy expert for over 20 years. This is the first in a series of interviews with patients and patient group advocates about their experiences with and attitudes toward comparative effectiveness research.