"This evidence all points to an urgently needed restructuring of the system we use to promote the development of novel therapies for our newborns," the lawmakers write. "That’s why we are proud to be the House sponsors of the Promoting Life-Saving New Therapies for Neonates Act. In partnership with our Senate colleagues, Sens. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Bob Casey (D-PA), we aim to create a new approach in encouraging our medical community to discover breakthrough treatments for healthcare’s most precious patients."
The full op-ed is provided below. To send a letter to your representatives in Congress urging their support for the Promoting Life-Saving Therapies for Neonates act, click here.