Market Entry for Food Products and Supplements in Latin America: Navigating Regulatory Challenges

The webinar was successfully concluded on

February 28, 2024


Topics Covered:

  • Regulatory status of foods and supplements in LATAM markets.
  • Harmonization of various trade blocs in LATAM.
  • Competent Health Authorities (HAs) across LATAM.
  • Market entry.
  • Regulatory challenges and solutions.
  • Freyr Regulatory services for LATAM.

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Patricia Bader-Johnston has hands-on experience in healthcare services and consulting firms with a focus on pharma, medical devices, and healthcare solutions. She has 20+ years of experience in Regulatory affairs across various industries as a senior corporate executive as well as in brand marketing and sales. Patricia is responsible for the assurance of Regulatory compliance in Freyr.


Apurva Kalidendi is a Regulatory Specialist with a background in pharmaceutical chemistry and food supplements compliance. A licensed pharmacist with academic training and expertise in pharmaceuticals and nutritional products. She has 8+ years of experience in handling evaluations, labeling and artwork review, Regulatory submissions, and nutritional/health claims for the Food and Dietary Supplements (FDS) industry. Her core expertise lies in compliance and labeling of food supplements/herbal ingredients and Foods for Specific Groups (FSGs), with successful projects across the globe.


Marcio Da Silva is a Regulatory professional with 15+ years of experience in Regulatory Affairs (RA) in Medicinal and Consumer Products. Her expertise lies in the preparation and submission of registration dossiers for consumer and medicinal products, and the submission of variation and renewal applications to the Health Authority (HA). She is the advisor for Regulatory Affairs (RA) and support for registration in Brazil, and therefore, ensures all related processes and procedures meet the requirements of all applicable Regulatory standards.

Hosted By

Patricia Bader-Johnston

Director - ROW Business Development

Presented By

Apurva Kalidendi

Regulatory Specialist - Pharmaceutical, Nutraceutical, and Consumer Products

Presented By

Marcio Da Silva

Regulatory Professional - Medicinal and Consumer Products