Authors and Editors

  • Dennis Tosh, Thompson FDA

    Dennis Tosh is the managing editor at Thompson FDA. He has served as the editor of Thompson FDA publications for more than 18 years, including Thompson's FDA Enforcement Manual, Guide to Medical Device Regulation, and Controlled Substances Handbook. He has more than 26 years of legal editing and journalism experience, covering a range of topics including food and drug law, environmental law, wage hour law, and compensation and benefits. Before beginning his career as a legal editor, he practiced law for five years in Washington, D.C. He earned his Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts in English, and Juris Doctor degrees from the University of Virginia, and he is a member of the Virginia State Bar and the District of Columbia Bar. You may connect with him via LinkedIn.

    J.W. Schomisch, Thompson FDA

    Jeff Schomisch has been the editor of Thompson FDA's Guide to Good Clinical Practice for 17 years and Thompson's FDA Advertising and Promotion Manual for seven years. He has 50 years of journalism experience with newspapers, magazines and newsletters. He has been involved in the newsletter industry for nearly 35 years as an editor and managing editor. He has covered the FDA and international law and regulation for 20 years.

  • Darla Fera, Thompson FDA

    Darla Fera is the editor of Thompson FDA's Guide to U.S. Food Labeling Law. She is also the long-standing editor of the Guide to Managing Federal Grants for Colleges and Universities and its corresponding Federal Agency Weekly e-newsletter, which tracks federal grants policy issuances, rulemaking, guidance development and OIG reports and publications, as well as the editor for the two editions of A Practical Guide to Federal Grants Management - From Solicitation Through Audit. She is a member of the team presenting training and compliance webinars on federal grants management topics offered by Federal Fund Management Advisor. Given her editing experience, Ms. Fera recently took over editorial duties for Thompson's Investment Management Compliance Guide.