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Professional Knowledge and Abilities A professional organization that can enhance my skillful knowledge and abilities in order for career success is the Food and Drug Administration (FDA or USFDA). The FDA is as defined: An agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, one of the United States federal executive departments. The FDA is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs (medications), vaccines, biopharmaceuticals, blood transfusions, medical devices, electromagnetic radiation emitting devices (ERED), veterinary products, and cosmetics. The FDA specializes in a variety of fields to promote knowledge and awareness of products. Research never ceases as new commodities are made to suffice consumer demand and satisfaction.... View Full Document

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