Your Voice Needed on Research Initiatives

G-PACT is pleased to announce that we are working on two initiatives for research through the Genetic Alliance. Through the FDA Survey part of the Patient Focused Drug Development Program, we are collecting data for the FDA meeting being held May 11th. This survey will be available for completion until mid-July. We encourage all patients … Continue reading Your Voice Needed on Research Initiatives

Functional GI Disorders Patient-Focused Drug Development Public Meeting

In less than 2 months, on May 11th, the FDA is holding a public meeting and an opportunity for public comment on Patient-Focused Drug Development for functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorders, including irritable bowel syndrome, gastroparesis, chronic persistent symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux despite standard therapeutic interventions, and chronic idiopathic constipation. Even if you cannot attend, you can … Continue reading Functional GI Disorders Patient-Focused Drug Development Public Meeting

Carissa Haston

We are thankful to celebrate an additional nine years of life for our founder and president, Carissa Haston. On March 13, 2006, Carissa was given a second chance at life through the gift of life. She received a stomach, small bowel, pancreas, liver, and duodenum at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. This was necessary … Continue reading Carissa Haston