FDA - York College Partnership

The North East Regional Office of the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) is located on the fifty-acre campus of York College. The proximity of the FDA site to York College offers students and faculty the unique opportunity to engage in joint collaborative activities such as sponsored research, fellowship and internship programs.

The FDA facility on the York Campus includes offices for investigators who monitor the production, distribution, and sale of all products under the agency's jurisdiction and a state-of-the-art laboratory. Its staff of scientists is responsible for performing analyses of foods, drugs, and cosmetics to ensure their safety. The testing performed includes analysis for microbial pathogens, pesticides, colors, insanitation, decomposition and heavy metals in foods, and quality and purity in pharmaceuticals.

The proximity of the FDA site to York College offers students and faculty a unique opportunity to engage in joint collaborative activities. A strong working relationship exists between York College and the FDA as exemplified by the following joint initiatives:

FDA Workshop: June 6-8, 2012

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FDA - York College Partnership

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