Mike Taylor, Fed’s Food Safety Guru, Announces Exit: Mike Taylor, the food safety chief for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced his resignation. Taylor has been in this role with the federal government for seven years. With his leadership, the federal government has turned around its food safety stance and has begun implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act. Read more about Mike Taylor in the Food Safety News.
PulseNet Celebrates 20 Years of Public Health: PulseNet is a success in foodborne illness detection. This national network of laboratories “connects the dots” for federal, state and local health officials. Find out more about PulseNet by visiting the Centers for Disease Control.