August 13, 2019 -
August 14, 2019
Event Type: Other Conferences
The Healthcare Nutrition Council (HNC) is hosting a
“Medical Foods Workshop: Science, Regulation and Practical Aspects.” The
workshop is being co-sponsored by the American Society for Nutrition and will
take place August 13-14 in Washington, DC.
The Workshop will bring together patients, healthcare
professionals, academics, regulatory and legal experts, and
government agencies to foster a dialogue on the regulatory
framework of medical foods in the United States.
- Regulatory and Legal experts to discuss the current medical foods
and foods for special dietary uses space
- Dr. Barbara Schneeman, UC Davis, to discuss how NASEM’s work laid the
groundwork for this regulatory dialogue
- Laura Wingate, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, to discuss how important
it is to consider patient access to medical foods and nutrition therapies
Attendees should register by August 6 and can
find more information on the workshop here.
Download a brochure.