FDA announcement regarding OTC products
WHAT: A press conference to make an announcement regarding over-the-counter products
WHO: Janet Woodcock, M.D., director, Center for Drug Evaluation, Food and Drug Administration
WHEN: Tuesday, June 14, 2011, 10 a.m. EST
WHERE: White Oak Building 31/Press Room
10993 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993
The FDA, an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, protects the public health by assuring the safety, effectiveness, and security of human and veterinary drugs, vaccines and other biological products for human use, and medical devices. The agency also is responsible for the safety and security of our nation’s food supply, cosmetics, dietary supplements, products that give off electronic radiation, and for regulating tobacco products.