Celebrating 25 years of DSHEA!

The upcoming year’s meeting will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of DSHEA (The Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994) by reviewing the history, confronting the issues, and discussing future aspects.


Welcome to the official site of the 19th Annual Oxford ICSB!

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The focus of the 19th Oxford ICSB meeting is to discuss approaches for post market surveillance, risk and safety assessment, quality control and adverse event reporting (AER) for botanical dietary supplements (BDS) and natural products, as well as regulatory aspects with perspectives from government, manufacturers and trade associations. To this end, the program will include relevant presentations from members of CFSAN/FDA, government officials, major trade associations and industry representatives discussing pressing topics that affect BDSs and their impact on consumers.

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Registration is now open: View rates and deadlines on our registration page, and head over to our CVent page to register: http://www.cvent.com/d/bbqph0/4W
2018 ICSB Presentation Downloads are available! Just head to our Past Conferences page.
Mark your calendars for the 19th ICSB!

The 19th International Conference on the Science of Botanicals will be held April 9th - 11th, 2019 in Oxford, MS! Registration links and info will be posted here and on our Facebook page when they are available!

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This conference is supported by a cooperative agreement between the NCNPR and the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). It is co-sponsored by the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica/ CAS, China; the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR - India); the Ministry of Indigenous Medicine, Sri Lanka; the American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP); the Society for Medicinal Plant Research (GA); Hunan University, China; the Korean Society of Pharmacognosy (KSP) and the Japanese Society of Pharmacognosy (JSP).