FDA Acts On Caffeine-added Malt Beverages

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DAVE RABER | Attorney at Law
Published: 11/30/2010

On Nov. 17, a media teleconference was held involving brief presentations by Dr. Margaret Hamburg, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration; Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, FDA principal deputy commissioner; John Manfreda, administrator of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau; David Vladeck, director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection of the Federal Trade Commission; Dr. Robert Brewer, alcohol program leader for the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Tom Miller, Iowa attorney general; and Robert McKenna, Washington attorney general.