Food Safety Conferences
The Rhode Island Food Safety Task Force is an informal network of representatives from state agencies, academia, the food industry, and nonprofit organizations. Its mission is to provide a forum to enhance communication and strengthen partnerships among stakeholders throughout Rhode Island by providing food safety educational opportunities.
2014 Rhode Island Food Safety Task Force 20th Annual Food Safety Conference–
“What You Need to Know about GMOs: Safety, Labeling, and Economic Impact”
RI House Representative Maria E. Cimini – RI GMO Labeling and Legislation
For more information regarding GMOs, please visit our GMO page listed under the “Consumers” tab or click here.
2013 Rhode Island Food Safety Task Force 19th Annual Food Safety Conference–
“Rhode Island Rapid Response to Public Health and Food Emergencies”
Alysia Mihalakos – On the Brink of Disaster: How the RI Department Of Health Prepares for and Responds to Public Health Emergencies