Media Information

The United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA) is an international trade association representing many leading natural products, dietary supplement, functional food, scientific and technology and related service companies that share a commitment to provide consumers with natural health products of superior quality, benefit and reliability. Founded in Utah in 1991, UNPA was instrumental in the passage of the 1994 Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) and continues to take a leadership position in legislative and regulatory issues and industry best practices.

More about UNPA

View UNPA media releases

About dietary supplements and the dietary supplement industry

How the dietary supplement industry is regulated by FDA and FTC (to come)

Contacting UNPA

If you are a member of the media and are interested in information about the dietary supplement industry, including about national, state and/or international legislative or regulatory issues or industry best practices, or to request an interview with UNPA President Loren Israelsen or other UNPA staff, please contact:

Frank Lampe
VP, Communications & Industry Relations

UNPA can also direct you to contacts at specific UNPA member companies, who can discuss various aspects of the dietary supplement industry.

To better assist you, please provide the nature of your request, any appropriate supporting documentation, your deadline and your complete contact information. We will strive to respond to your request in a timely manner.

UNPA media list

If you would like to be added to UNPA’s media list, please provide your first and last names and title, publication name and email address via an email to Frank Lampe. Thanks!

Loren Israelsen (Bio)


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Larisa Pavlick (Bio)

VP, Global Regulatory & Compliance

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Frank Lampe (Bio)

VP, Communications & Industry Relations

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