Animal Health and Food Safety Conference, Edegem, Belgium, 9 May 2001

The conference is being organized by the Foundation Food Micro and Innovation and chaired by Dr. Servé Notermans, Principal scientist at the TNO Nutrition and Food Research Institute.

The aim of the meeting is to provide a concise overview of the relationship between animal health and the safety of foods derived from animals. The central theme of the meeting will be how to maintain the health of production animals to guarantee that foods of animal origin do not become a public health hazard.

This meeting should be of interest to all those engaged in food production, processing, marketing and legislation, including consultants and researchers. It should provide an ideal opportunity to increase scientific and managerial awareness of the important issues that relate animal health to the production of safe food.

The meeting is to be held at the following address:
Recreation and Congresshotel Ter Elst
Ter Elststraat 310
B 2650 Edegem, Belgium
near Antwerp
Tel: +32 3 450 9000

Registration enquiries should be addressed to:
Foundation Food Micro & Innovation
Obrechtlaan 17
3723 KA Bilthoven The Netherlands
Fax:+ 31 30 2288316