FSIS to Hold Public Meeting to Address Health Concerns

by 5m Editor
1 August 2007, at 5:09am

US - The Food Safety and Inspection Service will hold a public meeting to discuss public health-based inspection in poultry slaughter to address Campylobacter, Salmonella, and other issues of public health concern.

FSIS is seeking public input on the ideas, concepts, data, and analyses it will use to form the basis of a technical plan. The public meeting will give FSIS and its stakeholders an opportunity to discuss the rationale and process for the Agency's enhanced approach, as well as the background leading up to its current thinking on the concept.

The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, August 7, 2007, at George Mason University, School of Public Policy, Arlington Original Building, Room 244, 3401 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22201. To view the meeting agenda and pre-register, click here.

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