|22nd and 25th Commissioner of Food and Drugs|
|Assumed office |
February 17, 2022
|Preceded by||Stephen Hahn|
February 22, 2016 – January 20, 2017
|Preceded by||Margaret Hamburg|
|Succeeded by||Scott Gottlieb|
|Born||1951 (age 70–71)|
Anderson, South Carolina, U.S.
|Education||Duke University (BS, MD)|
Robert Califf (born 1951) is an American cardiologist and politician. He is the Commissioner of Food and Drugs since 2022 during the Joe Biden administration. He held the same job from September 2015 to January 2017 during the Barack Obama presidency.
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- Tavernise, Sabrina (19 September 2015). "F.D.A. Nominee Califf's Ties to Drug Makers Worry Some". New York Times. Retrieved 19 September 2015.
- "Biden nominates Robert Califf as FDA commissioner". NBC News. Retrieved 2021-11-12.
- Senate confirms Biden's nominee for FDA commissioner