The mission of the Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI) is to "provide education, training, and publications on topical food and drug law; act as a liaison to promote networking as a means to develop professional relationships and idea generation; and ensure an open, balanced marketplace of ideas to inform innovative public policy, law, and regulation." And, as part of this mission, FDLI works with the academic community to provide support for its educational efforts in food and drug law.

FDLI is committed to working closely with law schools, providing desk copies of textbooks, as well as academic pricing for books purchased for classes. FDLI sponsors the annual H. Thomas Austern Writing Awards Competition and in the past, has offered a number of academic programs including a grant program, fellows program and summer internship program.

FDLI has a standing committee that focuses on academic programs.

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Law School Texts and Reference Books

Food and Drug Law and Regulation, 3rd Edition

March 2015

Written by the most experienced food and drug attorneys in the United States and edited by four of the most distinguished authorities in ...

A Practical Guide to FDA’s Food and Drug Law and Regulation -5th Edition

April 2014

A Practical Guide to Food and Drug Law and Regulation provides a basic introduction to the laws and regulations that govern the developme...

FDCA Statutory Supplement, 2013

December 2013

FDCA Statutory Supplement, 2013 Edited by Joy Liu, Esq Why spend countless hours trying to piece together recent amendments to the Feder...

FDA's Creative Application of the Law, 2nd Edition

August 2006

This book examines FDA's use of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act as a regulatory tool for bringing about change to public health ...