Date: Oct 07, 2014
WEBINAR: FDA Update on FSMA Supplementary Proposals

On September 19, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released revisions (supplementary proposals) to four of the seven currently proposed rules under the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).

To help clarify what these proposed changes mean, Western Growers is hosting a webinar that will provide you with an opportunity to hear directly from FDA staff on key areas.  Specifically, the webinar will focus on two proposed rules:  

  • The Produce Safety Rule, officially known as “Standards for Growing, Harvesting, Packing and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption”
  • The Preventive Controls for Human Food, officially known as “Current Good Manufacturing Practice and Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Human Food”

The revisions to these rules were published in the Federal Register on September 29, 2014.  Interested parties must submit comments by December 15, 2014.

Webinar Details

Wednesday, October 15

1:00pm - 2:00pm PDT

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If you have any specific questions about the current revisions on these proposals, please send them to Sonia Salas in advance. This will facilitate the Q&A session during this webinar.

Featured Speakers:

Ms. Jenny Scott, Senior Advisor to the Director of the Office of Food Safety at the FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Dr. Michael Mahovic, Consumer Safety Officer on the Produce Safety Staff at the FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

WG Staff Contact

Sonia Salas
Assistant Vice President, Food Safety, Science & Technology

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