Senior Writer, US Policy & Regulation
After moving to New York from his hometown of New Orleans, Brian worked on the East End of Long Island covering news, politics and the military. He has since covered the diamond and jewelry industries and most recently pharmacy and health care. His experience also includes freelance reporting and photography contributed to the New York Times.
Brian holds a BA in history from Loyola University of New Orleans, is a die-hard Saints fan, and loves running, classical music and jazz. He lives with his wife, Caroline, in New York’s magnificent Hudson Valley.
Latest From Brian Bossetta
Another Class I Recall For Datascope’s Aortic Balloon Pumps
Datascope/Getinge has initiated another recall of its Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps, this time for a potentially faulty cable connection.
News We’re Watching – FDA Mammography Update, SVB Collapse, Zoll's Data Breach, And More
News we are keeping an eye on this week includes the FDA’s first traditional market authorization for a COVID-19 test and its approval of a new neurological diagnostic. The agency also updated its device shortage list and revised mammography guidelines.
FDA Clears Diagnostic Aimed At Reducing STDs In Women
The US Food and Drug Administration has granted 510(k) clearance to Visby Medical for its product designed to diagnose three of the most common sexually transmitted infections in women.
Big Ideas In The Big Easy
Medical experts at the American College of Cardiology Expo in New Orleans discussed the latest trends in wearable health technology and what it all means for patients receiving clinical care.
Baxter Warns Of Low Blood Oxygen Levels From Portable Breathing Device
The US Food and Drug Administration posted an announcement from Baxter International warning of potential problems with its Life2000 ventilator system, a portable breathing support device.
Bausch Eye Surgery Device Gets PMA From FDA
The US Food and Drug Administration has granted premarket approval to Bausch Health Companies StableVisc Ophthalmic Viscosurgical Device used during cataract surgery.