July 23, 2020

FDA to Discuss Leafy Greens Action Plan During Webinar Next Week

Register today for U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) webinar to discuss the 2020 Leafy Greens STEC Action Plan. The webinar will be held on Thursday, July 30, 2020, from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. PT/2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET.

The Leafy Greens STEC Action Plan, which was released this past March, outlines steps the agency plans to take this year to advance the safety of leafy greens. During the webinar, FDA will provide an overview of the Action Plan, provide an update on key activities and address external stakeholder engagement activities associated with the plan and how stakeholders can engage in this process.

Featured speakers include the following:

  • Frank Yiannas, Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and Response
  • Dr. Steve Musser, Deputy Director for Scientific Operations, Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition
  • Natalie Krout-Greenberg, Director, Division of Inspection Services Division at the California Department of Food & Agriculture
  • Dr. Jennifer McEntire, Senior Vice President of Food Safety & Technology at United Fresh Produce Association


Registration will close on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, at 9 a.m. PT/12:00 p.m. ET. Sign up today, as space will be limited.