Exclusive interview with food deputy . . .

Jones: More Stakeholder Engagement Key For FDA Food Program

By Jessica Karins, Luke Zarzecki / February 9, 2024 at 4:37 PM
New FDA Deputy Commissioner for Foods Jim Jones tells Inside Health Policy he wants the agency’s restructured Human Foods Program (HFP) to have more transparency and more stakeholder engagement with hopes of more input leading to better decision-making, adding that similar efforts are occurring throughout the agency. He also spoke about a need for more funding to handle food chemical safety issues and more authority from Congress to track imported food. “You end up spending more time when you...


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