4:16 p.m. O’Brien: I think it is a huge change from what was going on at the USDA in the 1990s. When I was there we had the strawberries and hepatitis outbreak and the response to that really suffered because of the lack of communication between the two agencies, the lack of relationship. I think that is very different now, to the point where you have Leanne Skelton from AMS on detail at FDA and really providing that hands-on knowledge of how the industry works to FDA on a full time basis.
O'Brien: FDA's import rule will bring change
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