Rea Blakey

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Rea Blakey is associate director of external outreach and engagement for the Oncology Center of Excellence at the U.S. Food and Drug Association (FDA). She was previously a communication policy analyst in the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Prior to joining the FDA, she was director of communications for GW Medical Faculty Associates; anchor, host and operations manager for Discovery Channel CME; founder of Rea Blake Communications; and was a CNN correspondent covering health and medical news for both national and international audiences.