International Policy Analyst, USFDA
Eric L. Stevens, PhD, is an International Policy Analyst in the Office of the Center Director at the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. He received his Ph.D. in Human Genetics and Molecular Biology from The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine with an emphasis on human population genetics and estimating genetic relatedness. Dr. Stevens works closely with international organizations and our foreign regulatory counterparts on food science and safety issues. Additionally, Dr. Stevens is the Codex Alimentarius manager for CFSAN and helps coordinates FDA’s participation with the US Codex Office and at Codex Committee Meetings.
The conference debates and results will contribute to achieving the objectives of the thematic areas – “Groundwater in a Changing Environment” and “Education Key to Water Security” – of the 8th phase of the UNESCO IHP programme on “Water Security: Responses to Local, Regional, and Global Challenges.