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Free FDA Indoor Tanning Webinar This Wednesday

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Do you have questions about indoor tanning? Did you know that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates tanning beds?

During a 30-minute webinar, experts from FDA will explain what ultraviolet (UV) radiation is and what risks are associated with it. They will also describe ways to reduce the risks posed by UV radiation from tanning beds.

An opportunity to ask questions will follow the presentation.

When: Wednesday, May 26, 2010, at 2 p.m. Eastern time


Host: FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)

Phone: 1-800-638-2041


Featured speakers:

Sharon Miller, MSEE, FDA ultraviolet radiation expert, CDRH's Division of Mammography Quality and Radiation Programs

Varsha Savalia, MPH, FDA tanning products compliance officer, CDRH's Division of Mammography Quality and Radiation Programs