JIFSAN's Dr. Jianghong Meng spoke about the Institute's accomplishments and goals for 2015-2020. There was also an update on the annual symposium.
Speakers from CFSAN, the Office of Foods and Veterinary Medicine, JIFSAN, and the IFIC spoke during the business meeting, which concluded with an open discussion session.
In attendance was U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Dr. Elizabeth Calvey, an Associate Director at JIFSAN. At the Advisory Council meeting, Dr. Meng presented her with an award for her dedication and "outstanding contributions to JIFSAN and its programs".