NACCHO is currently looking for new members to join its Food Safety Workgroup. Local health department officials, sanitarians, environmental health professionals, and environmental health directors who are interested in enhancing food safety policies and practices are encouraged to apply by Friday, November 4. 2016.
NACCHO’s Food Safety Workgroup provides leadership and guidance to NACCHO, local health departments, and partner organizations regarding food safety efforts, health outcomes, and implications at the local level. The workgroup holds at least one in-person meeting per year (pending funding), quarterly conference calls, and works in between meetings. In addition, review of documents and participation in judging model practice applications will be required throughout the year. Appointment is for a two-year term with an option for reappointment to a second two-year term.
Click to view the formal recruitment announcement which provides general information for all NACCHO advisory groups currently recruiting. This document includes application instructions, eligibility to serve, member requirements and expectations and application review and selection process. Please contact Amy Chang with any additional questions regarding the Food Safety Workgroup.