USP to Unveil New DSVP Mark during ExpoEast Conference

John Fowler, chief operating officer of the United States Pharmacopiea (USP), will unveil the new USP DSVP certification mark. In addition, V. Srini Srinivasan, vice president of the Dietary Supplement Verification Program (DSVP), will provide an overview and update about the program, and Neil G. Reay, director of sales and marketing for DSVP, will discuss how the new mark will impact the dietary supplement industry.

Friday, Oct. 4, 2002
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. EST

The National Press Building
Holeman Lounge
529 14th St. N.W., 13th Floor,
Washington, D.C. 20045

Presented by USP in conjunction with the Natural Products ExpoEast

Program Information:
For further information about the unveiling of the DSVP certification mark or to schedule an interview, please call Sherrie Borden, USP's director of public relations, at 301-816-8268.

RSVP: To attend the unveiling and media conference, please register by e-mail to [email protected]

# # # #

USP-The Standard of Quality

USP is a non-government organization that promotes the public health by establishing state-of-the-art standards to ensure the quality of medicines and other health care technologies. These standards are developed by a unique process of public involvement and are recognized worldwide. In addition, USP has public health programs that focus on promoting optimal health care, including the Dietary Supplement Verification Program (DSVP), Health Care Information, and Patient Safety. USP is a not-for-profit organization that achieves its goals through the contributions of volunteers representing pharmacy, medicine, and other health care professions, as well as science, academia, government, the pharmaceutical industry, and consumer organizations. For more information, visit


Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.