Medical Officer, Division of Cardiovascular and Renal Products, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
US Food and Drug Administration
Aliza Thompson is Deputy Director of the Division of Cardiovascular and Renal Products, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the FDA. Dr. Thompson joined the FDA in 2007. Prior to her current position, Dr. Thompson served as a clinical team leader for products being developed to treat kidney diseases. She received her medical degree from Johns Hopkins Medical School and completed her Internal Medicine and Nephrology training at Columbia University/New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She holds a Master of Science in Biostatistics/Patient Oriented Research Track from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.