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Sunday, February 10, 2013
Reorganization of Foods and Veterinary Medicine Program At FDA
FDA ANNOUNCES REORGANIZATION FOR THE FOODS AND VETERINARY MEDICINE PROGRAM (VIA FDA)
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced in the Federal Register a reorganization for the Foods and Veterinary Medicine (FVM) program that was implemented on October 1, 2012. Under the reorganization, the Office of Foods is now the Office of Foods and Veterinary Medicine, led by Michael Taylor, the Deputy Commissioner for Foods and Veterinary Medicine.
Under the reorganization, the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN), led by Michael Landa, and the Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM), led by Bernadette Dunham, continue to report to Deputy Commissioner Taylor and remain the major operating units with responsibility for leading operations and regulatory policy development in their respective areas.