- July 30, 2020
The FDA held a webinar on Thursday, July 30, 2020 from 2-3pm EST to discuss the 2020 Leafy Greens STEC Action Plan. The action plan, which was released in March, outlines steps the agency plans to take this year to advance the safety of leafy greens.
FDA provided an overview of the Leafy Greens Action Plan, provided an update on key activities and addressed external stakeholder engagement activities associated with the plan and how stakeholders can engage in this process.
Featured speakers included Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and Response Frank Yiannas, Dr. Steve Musser, Deputy Director for Scientific Operations, Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition, Natalie Krout-Greenberg, Director, Division of Inspection Services Division at the California Department of Food & Agriculture and Dr. Jennifer McEntire, Senior Vice President of Food Safety & Technology at United Fresh Produce Association.