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Report Release - Enhancing Food Safety: The Role of the Food and Drug Administration
Date: June 8, 2010 (10:00 AM Eastern)
Workshop: Mitigating the Nutritional Impacts of the Global Food Price Crisis
Date: July 14, 2009 - July 16, 2009 (9:00 AM Eastern)
This 3-day meeting convened by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine explored the implications of the recent global food price increase and economic crisis on nutrition and health.
Meeting 3: Review of the Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food
Date: May 28, 2009 - May 29, 2009 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The purpose of this meeting was for the committee to gather data. Representatives from various government agencies and the food industry presented on their role in food safety.
Meeting 2: Review of the Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food
Date: March 24, 2009 - March 26, 2009 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The main purpose of this meeting is for the committee to gather data. Representatives from the FDA, food industry, and consumer groups presented their perspectives on and approaches to food safety.
Meeting 1: Review of the Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food
Date: January 29, 2009 - January 30, 2009 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This was the first meeting of the Committee on Review of Food and Drug Administration's Role in Ensuring Safe Food. The committee discussed the statement of task and a strategic plan to conduct the study.