Good ‘Fit’ For Regulation Shifting US FDA's ODSP Into Larger Food Safety Program – Director
ODSP Director Cara Welch spoke about food programs structure and other supplement industry regulatory news days before first day on the job for agency’s first deputy commissioner for human foods, a post added in the human foods reorganization plan.
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Reorganization of CFSAN and related ORA operations into “unified Human Foods Program” would move ODSP into Office of Food Chemical Safety, Dietary Supplements and Innovation. Stakeholders plan to influence agency against making the change, or sway lawmakers to object, similar to what they did pushing for ODSP’s establishment less than 10 years ago.