Friday, March 8, 2019


Professor Kapczynski Testifies in D.C. on Drug Prices

Professor Amy Kapczynski ’03 testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Health Subcommittee on March 7, 2019 in Washington, D.C. The hearing was titled “Promoting Competition to Lower Medicare Drug Prices.”

Friday, February 22, 2019


MFIA/CRIT Team Supports Johns Hopkins Investigation of FDA Oversight of Fentanyl Products

Researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health collaborated with attorneys and law students from published Yale Law School’s Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) and Yale’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT), culminating in a new report about fentanyl in JAMA.

Thursday, February 21, 2019


Report: Doctors over-prescribed potent fentanyl painkillers to patients

The Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency is mentioned in an article in USA Today about a study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association about opioid oversight.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018


Lawsuit alleges NIH, FDA let clinical trial sponsors off the hook

STAT News covers a lawsuit against the FDA and the NIH filed by the Law School's Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic with the assistance of the Yale Law School Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT).

Tuesday, December 11, 2018


Freedom of Information…Unless Agencies Decide Otherwise?

FDA Law Blog covers a lawsuit against the FDA and the NIH filed by the Law School's Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic with the assistance of the Yale Law School Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT).

Wednesday, November 7, 2018


CRIT Files Joint Amicus Brief in Support of Health Plans

Yale Law School’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) filed an amicus brief arguing that certain documents containing information on a diabetes medication with a contentious clinical and regulatory history should be made available to the public.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018


CRIT Submits Comments on FDA's Draft Guidance, Calls for Stronger Procedures

Yale’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency has submitted public comments on the FDA's draft guidance on civil penalties relating to the ClinicalTrials.gov database.

Thursday, October 4, 2018


Becca Heller ’10 and Adjunct Professor Gregg Gonsalves named 2018 MacArthur Fellows

Human rights lawyer Becca Heller ’10 and Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law Gregg Gonsalves are among the 25 individuals chosen as 2018 MacArthur Fellows.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018


MFIA, CRIT Sue Government Over Clinical Trial Data

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic has filed suit against the federal government asking agencies to comply with their legal obligations to notify the public of researchers’ failure to report clinical trial results on ClinicalTrials.gov.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018


CRIT Report on Confronting the FDA Available in Other Languages

On February 28, 2018, Yale's Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) released Spanish, French and Portuguese versions of their policy paper, "What's in Your Medicine Cabinet? Ensuring the Safety and Efficacy of Prescription Drugs, Biologics and Medical Devices in the United States."

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