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FDA seeks comments on the agency’s draft document, “Strategic Priorities FY 2011–2015.” The documents lists four key strategic priorities: (1) advancing regulatory science and innovation; (2) strengthening the safety and integrity of the global supply chain; (3) strengthening compliance and enforcement activities to support public health; and (4) expanding efforts to meet the needs of special populations. Also listed are four strategic program goals: (1) advancing food safety and nutrition; (2) promoting public health by advancing the safety and effectiveness of medical products; (3) establishing an effective tobacco regulation, prevention, and control program; and (4) managing for organizational excellence and accountability. FDA is accepting written comments on the document until November 1, 2010.