EFSA invites scientific experts to join Committee

by Editor fleischwirtschaft.com
Friday, October 24, 2008

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), launched a call to renew the membership of its Scientific Committee and Panels.

EFSA is the European Union's scientific risk assessment body on food and feed safety, nutrition, animal welfare, plant protection and health.

Experts from Europe and beyond, with high specialisation in a wide range of scientific fields such as plant health and plant protection, GMOs, feedstuffs, animal health and welfare, toxicology, contaminants in the food chain, biological hazards, dietetic products, allergies, novel foods and nutrition, are invited to apply to the call. The deadline is 7 January 2009.

Successful applicants will join Europe's network of top food safety scientists from summer 2009, with a renewable three year mandate.