ARTICLE | Politics & Policy

FDA to add staff in China

November 18, 2014 3:24 AM UTC

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg will meet with Chinese officials this week to discuss the agency's staffing needs in China.

Agency spokesperson Christopher Kelly said increased staffing in China "will further strengthen the safety, quality and effectiveness of food and medical products produced in China for export to the United States." Chinese officials agreed last December to allow FDA to expand its presence in the country. ...