CFR Symposium on Food and Drugs: Can Safety Be Ensured in a Time of Increased Globalization?

Directors: Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, and Yanzhong Huang, Senior Fellow for Global Health
January 31, 2011 - January 31, 2011

Symposium Backgrounder

Symposium Sessions

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The Scale of the Challenge: Overview and Case Studies

Speakers David HeymannHead and Senior Fellow, Centre on Global Health Security, Chatham House, United Kingdom, Gary Jay KushnerPartner and Leader, Food and Agriculture Practice Area, Hogan Lovells US, LLP, Paul B. OrhiiDirector General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, Nigeria
Presider Richard E. BesserChief Health and Medical Editor, ABC News
Introductory Speaker Margaret Ann HamburgCommissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
January 31, 2011

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Policy Challenges in a Globalized Era

Speakers Dirceu BarbanoActing Director-Chairman, National Agency of Sanitary Surveillance, Brazil, Margaret Ann HamburgCommissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Howard ZuckerSenior Adviser, Division of Global Health and Human Rights, Massachusetts General Hospital; Former Assistant Director-General, World Health Organization
Presider Susan DentzerEditor-in-Chief, Health Affairs
January 31, 2011

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Potential Solutions

Speakers Caroline Smith DeWaalFood Safety Director, Center for Science in the Public Interest, Aline PlançonHead of INTERPOL-IMPACT Project and Head of Medical Products Counterfeiting and Pharmaceutical Crime Unit (MPCPC), INTERPOL, France, Michael RobachVice President, Corporate Food Safety and Regulatory Affairs, Cargill, Inc., Greg SimonSenior Vice President, Worldwide Policy, Pfizer, Inc.
Presider Laurie GarrettSenior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations
January 31, 2011

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