Food

Food Defense Symposium

In recognition of Food Safety Awareness Month disclaimer icon and National Preparedness Month disclaimer icon the FDA’s Food Defense and Emergency Coordination Staff hosted a Food Defense symposium which presented multiple facets of food defense - from the government/military and regulatory/retail perspectives.

The Food Defense Symposium recording disclaimer icon is available through Food Shield connection.

The symposium agenda included:

Welcoming Remarks: Ted Elkin, M.S., M.P.A.
Director, Office of Analytics and Outreach
FDA/CFSAN

Program Overview: Jason P. Bashura, M.P.H., R.S.
Senior Food Defense Analyst
FDA / CFSAN / Food Defense and Emergency Coordination Staff

Historical Context of Bioterrorism: COL (Ret) Zygmunt Dembek, Ph.D., M.S., M.P.H., L.H.D. Senior Scientist

It HAS Happened Here: Adam Inman
A Case Study – Mi Ranchito, 2009: Kansas Department of Agriculture

Questions / Answers session

Page Last Updated: 06/12/2014
Note: If you need help accessing information in different file formats, see Instructions for Downloading Viewers and Players.