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Division of Food, Drug, and Radiation Safety (DFDRS)

Division of Food, Drug and Radiation Safety Organizational Chart


Public health and safety professionals building the world’s best and most respected food, drug, medical device, consumer product safety, and radiation safety programs.... Our product is an improved quality of life for all California residents.


To promote and improve the health of all California residents by ensuring that the safety of foods, drugs, medical devices, consumer products, and the medical and industrial uses of radiation through education, standards setting, investigation, inspection, and control of these resources.

If you would like contact information for one of organizations please click one of the links below:

Food and Drug Branch

Food and Drug Laboratory Branch

Radiologic Health Branch                                                                         


Contact us! 

(916) 440-7880

Stephen Woods, Chief

Russ Huck, Ass't Chief

Rosalie Gosavich, Admin Chief



Mailing Address

Division of Food, Drug, and Radiation Safety

California Department of Public Health

MS 7600

PO Box 997377

Sacramento CA 95899-7377


Physical Address

1500 Capitol Ave, 5th Floor

Sacramento, CA 95814

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