Office of Communication and Policy Coordination
OCPC manages cross-organizational communications and policy coordination efforts for the Office of International Programs (OIP).
Communications staff coordinates and facilitates external and internal communications on behalf of OIP and assists OIP offices with their unique communications needs.
Policy coordination staff coordinates information requests from key internal and external stakeholders such as Congress and the Government Accountability Office. The Policy coordination staff represents OIP as lead or principle representative in cross-agency working groups. It also comprises the International Visitors Program (IVP), which coordinates visits from foreign dignitaries.
Systems Management Team (SMT) supports the management, delivery and IT systems support services for OIP staff located in headquarters and at the FDA overseas posts.