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FDA 101 - Animal Feed: Types and Categories

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Course Description:

  • Understanding the definition of animal feed
  • Understanding new animal drugs for used in animal feeds
  • Need to distinguish the difference for Category 1 and Category II drugs animal Feed
  • Category II drugs are more risks (Possibility of creating unsafe products due to residual effect) than Category I drugs
  • Understanding where to find labeling requirement in each type of medicated feed
  • Understanding Label VS labeling definition
  • Understanding FDA measures to address antimicrobial resistance risks

This webinar will provide you with an Update on FDA's judicious use strategy using antimicrobial drugs in Animal Feeds. You need to know the the definition of Medicated feed and its categories (Type A, Type B and Type C Medicated Feed). Also to understand when to administer, the route of administration and target animals for each type of medicated feed.

Why should you Attend?

         This 1 hour virtual seminar will help you understanding the following topics:

  • To understand New Animal Drugs for Use in Animal Feeds
  • To understand the development and approval of labeling requirement for Medicated Feed
  • To gain perspective about FDA measures to address Antibiotic Resistance risk
  • To understand the balance between treating sick animals with antibiotics and at the same times not creating antimicrobial resistance in human and animal health

Areas Covered:

  • What is Animal Feed (Type and Category)?
  • Is it Type A, B or C medicated drugs can be fed to animals?
  • When to administer each type of medicated feed?
  • What is labeling requirement in each type of animal feed?
  • What is Blue Bird Label and where to find it?
  • Where to find approved labeling for medicated feeds?
  • Update on FDA's judicious use strategy using antimicrobial drugs in Animal Feeds

Who will benefit?

This webcast will be of a valuable assistance to the below audience.

  • Cattle and Dairy Producers
  • Poultry and Pig Producers
  • Veterinarians
  • Feed Mills Producers/Vendors
  • Livestock Veterinarians
  • Consumers/Users

Registration Options

Avail 12 months unlimited access for a single user.

Material shipped within 15 days post webinar completion & get life time access for unlimited participants.


Blue Bird Label, VFD, Licensed Veterinarian, Veterinary Oversight, Animal Producers, Animal Growth, Animal Health, VFD Drugs, Medicated feed, Animal Feeds, New Animal Drugs, labeling requirement, Antibiotic Resistance risk

Speaker Details

Dr. Bernadette Alisantosa

Dr. Bernadette Alisantosa

Veterinary Medicine

Bernadette Alisantosa obtained her MPVM degree from University of CA, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine in 1996. She is ACLAM Diplomate since 2009. Currently she is working as the Attending Veterinarian for George Mason Univeristy in Fairfax, VA. Her interests are focused on food producing animals and their health related to human health and zoo noses impact in public health.

Refund Policy

Participants/Registrants for our live events, may cancel up to 72 hours prior to the start of the live session and ComplyArena will issue a letter of credit to be used towards any of ComplyArena's future events. The letter of credit will be valid for 12 months.

ComplyArena will process refund in cases where the event has been cancelled and is not rescheduled within 90 days from the original scheduled date of the webinar. In case if a live webinar is cancelled, participants/registrants may choose between recorded version of the course or a refund. Refunds will not be processed to participants who do not show up for the webinar. A webinar may be cancelled due to unavoidable circumstances, participants will be notified 24 hours before the scheduled start of the event. Contact us via email: or call +1-888-222-5917 (Toll Free).