Event Summaries

 Meeting Summaries 

Follow the link above to view meeting summaries from all Beef Industry Safety Summits since 2005.

2011 Non-O157 Shiga Toxin Producing (STEC) Workshop

This document provides a summary of a meeting in 2011 to review the current state of the science on non-O157 STECs; traditional and rapid methodology for testing food samples; and global perspectives on testing, surveillance, risk characterization, and virulence; plus breakout sessions to address key questions and identify research gaps.

2008 Shiga Toxin-Producing E.coli (STEC) Methodology Think Tank  

This document summarizes a one-day workshop to discuss laboratory methodology related to the detection and characterization of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) in beef products.