Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Past President John Floros Joins FDA's Science Board

IFT Past President John Floros recently accepted a four-year term (2009-2013) to serve on FDA’s Science Board. The Board advises the Commissioner and other appropriate officials on specific complex and technical issues as well as emerging issues within the scientific community.

John Floros PictureMembers also “keep pace with technical and scientific evolutions in the fields of regulatory science; formulate an appropriate research agenda; and upgrade its scientific and research facilities to keep pace with these changes ... [and] the means for critical review of Agency sponsored intramural and extramural scientific research programs."