Hemp Industry Daily reports..
North Carolina CBD maker cbdMD has hired Sibyl Swift, a former U.S. Food and Drug Administration official as a consultant to lead the company’s regulatory efforts and prepare products for certifications.
Swift served in various roles at the FDA from 2014 to 2020, most notably as the associate director for research and strategy in the agency’s Office of Dietary Supplement Programs, where she worked on science, research, compliance, enforcement and policy initiatives.
In 2020, Swift served as the senior vice president for scientific and regulatory affairs for the Natural Products Association, where she addressed regulatory policies related to new drug investigation (NDI) notifications, FDA guidance and claims substantiation.
CBD brand hires former FDA executive to oversee regulatory initiatives