Session Detail


Session Number and Title: 078.The influence of politics on food regulation.
Session Type: SYMPOSIUM
Session Time: Sunday, Jun 12, 2011, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Primary Track: Public Policy, Food Laws & Regulations
Secondary Track: Food, Health & Nutrition
Session Room: Room 387
Session Description: This session provides information on the dynamics behind food regulation and the pressures that drive its development and ultimate success or failure, highlighting the food safety legislation of the 111th Congress. Also, the symposium includes candid discussion about the role of politics in the regulatory process and whether politics help or hinder public health.
Collaborating Division 1: Food Laws & Regulations
Learning Objective 1: Participants will learn the dynamics behind food regulation and the pressures that drive its development and ultimate success or failure.
Learning Objective 2: Participants will gain insight into the food safety legislation of the 111th Congress.
Audience Experience Level: Intermediate
Session Moderator:
Catherine Adams Hutt, RdR Solutions Consulting, Aubrey, TX
Presentations:
Sunday, Jun 12, 2011, 1:30 PM - 1:35 PM
Sunday, Jun 12, 2011, 1:35 PM - 2:00 PM
078-01. Food Safety Modernization Act: What happened?
John W. Bode, OFW Law, Washington, DC

Sunday, Jun 12, 2011, 2:00 PM - 2:25 PM
078-02. How traditional and social media impact the public dialog that impacts public health
David B. Schmidt, Intl. Food Info. Council, Washington, DC

Sunday, Jun 12, 2011, 2:25 PM - 2:50 PM
078-03. The view from the top
Lester M. Crawford, D.V.M., Ph.D., Policy Directions, Washington, DC

Sunday, Jun 12, 2011, 2:50 PM - 3:00 PM
078-04. Adams Hutt

 

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