FDA's public health goals, including improving safety of nation's food supply

March 2007
Healthcare Purchasing News;Mar2007, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p6
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The article reports on the amount requested by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to protect and promote public health as part of the fiscal year (FY) 2008 budget proposed by President George W. Bush. The proposal allocates budget increases in areas including food safety and modernizing drug safety. Such investments are expected to improve the availability of innovative medical products. Its request also covers cost of living adjustments for its employees.


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