Dietary Exposure Assessment Tools for Prioritizing Food Safety Concerns

Event Info

Date: November 18-19, 2008

Location: Sheraton Washington North Hotel, 4095 Power Mill Road, Beltsville, MD

This workshop is a follow-up of the "Tools for Prioritizing Food Safety Concerns" workshop held in June 2007. The 2007 Workshop focused on criteria and tools for making rapid, cost-effective decisions about unwanted chemical and microbial agents found in food in order to allocate scarce resources such that the greatest public health benefits is achieved. One of the areas recommended for more in-depth consideration by the 2007 Workshop participants was exposure assessment and the current Workshop are being convened to address that area.

Program Agenda: (PDF 20 KB)

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Speaker Presentations

  • Dr. Stephen Olin Workshop Introduction (ILSI Research Foundation) PDF (238 KB)
  • Dr. Katie Egan Dietary Exposure Assessment: General Approaches and Considerations(FDA/CFSAN) PDF (131 KB)
  • Dr. Nga Tran Issues and Challenges in Dietary Exposures in the Context of Risk Ranking (Exponent, Inc.) PDF (496 KB)
  • Charge to Break-out Groups - PDF (22 KB)
  • General Questions - PDF (22 KB)

Results of the Workshop

Program Agenda: PDF (143 KB) Group Reports: Summary: (Coming Soon)