FDA and FSIS (the agencies) will hold a public meeting March 19 to gather public comment on the draft Listeria monocytogenes risk assessment and action plan, which was published in the January 19, 2001, Federal Register.
the draft risk assessment are solicited in the
following areas: 1.) the assumptions, 2.) the
modeling techniques, 3.) the data used, and 4.)
the transparency of the documents.
agencies also are extending the comment period
to May 14, 2001, since the public meeting is
being held near the end of the initial comment
The meeting, held in cooperation
with CDC, will take place at the Hilton Hotel
in Crystal City at 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway
in Arlington, VA. The meeting is scheduled for
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
information (including name, title, firm’s
name, address and telephone and fax number) by
March 14, 2001, to Catherine DeRoever, Center
for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (HFS-6),
FDA, 200 C Street SW, Washington, DC, 20204;
fax comments to 202-205-4970; or email comments
Agencies to Hold Public Meeting on Listeria Risk Assessment and Action PlanWednesday, February 28, 2001