CHPA Lends Its Voice To The Industry - And Beyond!

Speaker talking to crowd

OTC Monograph Reform

CHPA's Barbara Kochanowski spoke at the International GMP Conference on OTC Monograph Reform

FDLI Annual Conference

As part of a panel discussion during the Food and Drug Law Institute's (FDLI) annual conference, CHPA’s David Spangler, addressed a range of topics related to the OTC Monograph system and the changes forthcoming under the CARES Act.

FDLI Annual Conference

Speaking at FDLI's annual conference, John Troup, and other panelists, discussed the interplay between dietary and nutrition science and regulation with a focus on current initiatives and pressing issues, such as FDA’s Nutrition and Innovation Strategy, potential rulemaking on “healthy” claims, and claim substantiation standards.

FDA Workshop

Barbara Kochanowski spoke at the FDA Workshop The Non-Prescription Drug Facts Label in a Changing Consumer Marketplace 2021 on Drug Facts Labeling.

Global Self-Care Federation Webinar

Anita Brikman moderated the Global Self-Care Federation’s webinar: “COVID-19 and Frontline Workers.”

Food and Drug Law Journal

The fall 2021 edition of the Food and Drug Law Journal includes “An Unofficial Legislative History of Over-the-Counter Monograph Reform", authored by Elizabeth Guo (a former Covington & Burling attorney now in the Office of Chief Counsel at FDA), Richard Kingham (of counsel at Covington & Burling), and CHPA’s David Spangler. The comprehensive peer-reviewed article is available on open-access through

Self-Care Day

CHPA members and staff celebrated International Self-Care Day on July 24, joining the Global Self-Care Federation (GSCF) to participate in their #selfcare promise campaign!

Short Legal Briefs with Josh Long

David Spangler talks mandatory product listing with Natural Products Insider. "Short Legal Briefs with Josh Long" features experts in the natural products industry and explores the intersection of business, law, and regulations. 

Barb, Marcia, and David

Rx-to-OTC Switch

Barbara Kochanowski, Marcia Howard, and David Spangler contributed an OTC overview chapter to “Lifecycle Management Through Rx-to-OTC Switch” for RAPS in September 2021.

Barb, Marcia, and David