June 01, 2000


 AVMA to partner in food safety alliance

Posted May 15, 2000

The Executive Board approved AVMA participation in the new Alliance for Food Safety Communication, with expenses of $5,000. Representatives will be an AVMA staff member and a volunteer to be named by the board with recommendations from the Council on Public Health and Regulatory Veterinary Medicine. The alliance will initially be a partnership of the AVMA, Institute of Food Technologists, International Association of Food Protection, and Society of Toxicology.