Food and Drug Safety, Public Health, and the Environment in China

562 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 | Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Opening Statements

Senator Sherrod Brown, Chairman

Representative Christopher Smith, Cochairman



Panel 1

Dr. Anne Schuchat, M.D. (RADM, USPHS), Assistant Surgeon General, United States Public Health Service; Director, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dr. Steven M. Solomon, D.V.M., M.P.H., Associate Director for Global Operations and Policy, Office of Global Regulatory Operations and Policy, U.S. Food and Drug Administration


Panel 2

Dr. Jennifer Turner, Ph.D., Director, China Environment Forum, Woodrow Wilson Center

Yangzhong Huang, Council on Foreign Relations; Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Global Health Studies, Seton Hall University

Tony Corbo, Senior Lobbyist, Food & Water Watch


Submitted for the Record:

Dr. Elizabeth Economy, C.V. Starr Senior Fellow and Director for Asia Studies, Council on Foreign Relations