Scott Bass

Partner & Head, Global Life Sciences at Sidley Austin LLP (New York, NY)

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

June 19, 2018 8:00 am

FDA Keynote Address

Robert Durkin

Deputy Director, Office of Dietary Supplements Programs CFSAN at U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Keynote Address

June 19, 2018 9:00 am


Alyse M. Aruch

Senior Corporate Counsel at Pfizer Consumer Healthcare (Madison, NJ)

Gisele Atkinson

Vice President, Quality & Technical Affairs at Council for Responsible Nutrition

Travis Borchardt

Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and QC/QA at Nature’s Way Brands

Jeff Brams

General Counsel and Vice President Product Development, Quality, Regulatory & International at Garden of Life

Carol R. Brophy

Senior Counsel at Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Bill Carter

Chief Legal Officer at

Tara Lin Couch, PhD

Senior Director, Dietary Supplements and Tobacco Services at EAS Consulting Group, LLC

Kathleen Dunnigan

Senior Staff Attorney at National Advertising Division Advertising Self-Regulatory Council

Mary K. Engle

Associate Director, Division of Advertising Practices at Federal Trade Commission

Jeanette Fielding

Head, Global Policy, Government and Stakeholder Affairs at Bayer Consumer Health

Gregory W. Fortsch

Senior Legal Counsel for Regulatory Affairs and Privacy Officer at The Nature’s Bounty Co.

Claims Substantiation Master Class

June 20, 2018 2:00 pm

Miriam J. Guggenheim

Partner and Co-Chair, Food, Drug & Device Practice at Covington & Burling LLP

Martin J. Hahn

Partner at Hogan Lovells US LLP

Melody Harwood

Head of Scientific & Regulatory Affairs – Cannabis at Neptune Wellness Solutions (Quebec, Canada)

Paul E. Konney

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Head of Global Regulatory Affairs at Metagenics, Inc.

Diane C. McEnroe

Partner at Sidley Austin LLP

Claims Substantiation Master Class

June 20, 2018 2:00 pm

Lauren Medoff

Senior Counsel at AdvoCare International LP

Trenton H. Norris

Partner at Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP

Risa Schulman, PhD

President at Tap~Root

Claims Substantiation Master Class

June 20, 2018 2:00 pm

Randy Slikkers, MBA

Executive Director at Global Retailer and Manufacturer Alliance (GRMA)

Riëtte van Laack, Ph.D.

Director at Hyman, Phelps, & McNamara, P.C.