Expand No. Janet Woodcock, M.D., director of FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) stated: “It is important that, as this rulemaking effort moves forward and FDA gathers additional scientific information, given the recognized public health benefits of sunscreen use, consumers continue to use sunscreen in conjunction with other sun-protection measures.” Source: Commissioner, Office Of the. "FDA Advances New Proposed Regulation to Make Sure That Sunscreens Are Safe and Effective." FDA Advances New Proposed Regulation to Make Sure That Sunscreens Are Safe and Effective. Accessed April 29, 2019. https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/fda-advances-new-proposed-regulation-make-sure-sunscreens-are-safe-and-effective.