foodborne outbreak response

Apply to Host Interns for the National Environmental Public Health Internship Program

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) has announced the fourth year of the National Environmental Public Health Internship Program (NEPHIP), which is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Environmental Health Services…

Foodborne Disease Outbreak Response: Assessing the Legal and Institutional Framework for Interagency Information Sharing

The 2011 Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) aims to create an integrated food safety system. The free flow of information is vital to reaching the goal of such a system, but, unfortunately, information sharing among…

Provide Feedback on the CIFOR Guidelines

The Council to Improve Foodborne Outbreak Response (CIFOR) invites you to complete a brief content review survey of the second edition of the CIFOR Guidelines. Information collected here will be used to inform revisions in…

Defending Retail Food Supplies from Food Terrorism in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

By: Jim Armstrong, MS, RS, Program Manager, Environmental Public Health Services, Cuyahoga County Board of Health Importance of Food Defense In 2004, Tommy Thompson, former director of the Department of Health and Human Services, famously said,…

Travel Scholarships: 2017 Integrated Foodborne Outbreak Response & Management Conference

NACCHO has several travel scholarships for food safety leaders to attend the Integrated Foodborne Outbreak Response and Management (INFORM) Conference 2017. The conference is held on November 6-9, 2017 in Garden Grove, CA.This four-day event convenes nearly 500 international…

Webinar: New Prevention Tools to Improve Food Safety in Restaurants

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) in coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Environmental Health Brand and the Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center are hosting a webinar about new environmental…