FSMA Public Meeting: Focus on Implementation Strategy for Prevention-Oriented Food Safety Standards

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April 23, 2015 - 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
April 24, 2015 - 8:30 am to 12:30 pm

Washington Marriott Hotel at Metro Center
775 12th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 

The purpose of this public meeting was to provide an opportunity to learn about and discuss FDA’s current planning efforts for the next phase of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) implementation, which involves putting in place the prevention and risk-based safety standards at the core of FSMA. FDA shared current thinking on operational strategies for implementing the new standards that will affect food and feed facilities, farmers, importers and others who supply the nations’ food.

For general questions about the meeting, contact: Juanita Yates, FDA, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, telephone: 240-402-1731, e-mail:

Meeting Materials and Additional Information


Please note the following important dates:

  • May 26, 2015: Closing date to submit either electronic or written comments to or FDA’s Division of Dockets Management, (HFA-305), Food and Drug Administration, 5360 Fishers Lane, Rm. 1061, Rockville, MD 20852. Please include: Docket No. FDA-2015-N-0797.


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