Associate Director for Scientific & Regulatory Programs
FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Elizabeth Hillebrenner is Associate Director for Scientific and Regulatory Programs at FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). She serves as CDRH Chief of Staff and works on cross-cutting matters and emerging needs related to medical devices and radiation-emitting products. Elizabeth leads Agency engagement on diagnostic reform.
Elizabeth joined CDRH in 2002 as a biomedical engineer in the Office of Device Evaluation (ODE) and has since served in a variety of key roles in both ODE and the Office of In Vitro Diagnostics and Radiological Health (OIR). Elizabeth served as OIR’s acting Deputy Director for New Product Evaluation and Associate Director for Programs and Performance and participated in the previous two reauthorizations of the Medical Device User Fee Program. Elizabeth earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Biomedical Engineering from Tulane University.All Speakers