Presented by the Food and Drug Administration, the event is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration is required, according to a news release. It is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Eastern time on the FDA’s White Oak Campus in Silver Spring, Md.
The public will have the opportunity to ask questions and share views during the session. Presentations are scheduled to include the development and implementation of regulations regarding: enforcement authorities; frequency and targeting of facility inspections; manner of inspections in a preventive controls environment; and enhancement of the Reportable Food Registry. Breakout sessions are planned on each of the topics.
FDA speakers on the agenda include Michael Taylor, deputy commissioner for foods; Dara Corrigan, associate commissioner for regulatory affairs; and Barbara Cassens, chair of the Implementation Team for Inspections and Compliance.
To pre-register to attend in person or via the webcast, go here.