NEHA Celebrates National Food Safety Education Month

Recognizing Food Safety Heroes 

As part of our celebration of National Food Safety Education Month, we will be profiling food safety heroes to celebrate their work and express our gratitude for the work they do every day. Tell us about your food safety hero, and we will showcase what makes them great! 

We thank you for all you do—now let's celebrate it! 

View the Food Safety Heroes Blog


NEHA Emerging Trends in Food Safety Webinar Series 

Catch up with the rapidly evolving technology and consumer trends impacting retail food safety this National Food Safety Education Month! During our webinar series, subject matter experts will share innovations and insights on topics from third-party delivery to cannabis. Join us for a peek into the rapidly changing landscape of retail food safety.  

View the recordings of all of the webinars in this series at the link below. 

NEHA Emerging Trends in Food Safety Webinar Series


Thank you for celebrating National Food Safety Education Month 2021 with us. We would like to express our gratitude for all of the speakers who presented throughout the month, thank you for sharing your knowledge and expertise with us. And, thank you to all of the food safety professionals whose essential work protects the public from foodborne illness year-round. 

September Is National Food Safety Education Month!

Each September, NEHA celebrates National Food Safety Education Month by highlighting the tools and resources we offer around food safety education, and by celebrating our members who work diligently to maintain safe food across the country.  

NEHA’s food safety programs are dedicated to educating food safety and environmental health professionals while informing, educating, and improving preparedness, response, and prevention of foodborne diseases within the food safety community year-round. Please see below for some of the food safety resources listed below that NEHA has to offer. 

NEHA would like to take this opportunity to recognize the hard work and dedication of those in the food safety workforce. We value the commitment food safety professionals have made to this field. We are excited to fight foodborne illness alongside you as we continue to learn, share, and support each other. 

View the message of support for National Food Safety Education Month from NEHA Executive Director Dr. David Dyjack.  

Read the declaration of support for National Food Safety Education Month from NEHA President Roy Kroeger. 

NEHA PRESIDENTIAL DECLARATION ON NATIONAL FOOD SAFETY EDUCATION MONTH


Take a look at how our federal partners are celebrating National Food Safety Education Month.

Food Safety Education Month 2020 

NEHA Foodborne Pathogen Webinar Series 

Get back to basics with NEHA during Food Safety Education Month! During this 4-part webinar series, subject matter experts shared their expertise on foodborne pathogens like Salmonella, Vibrio, Cyclospora, and norovirus. Don’t miss this opportunity to dive into the science of foodborne illness. 

Recordings of the webinars are available to watch on-demand.  

VIEW WEBINARS

Rising Above the Challenges of COVID-19: A Food Safety Industry Roundtable 

Sit in on a digital roundtable of food safety professionals who discussed the current challenges faced by food safety programs and highlight their successes. Roundtable presenters also answered questions about keeping a focus on food safety during this unprecedented time. 

VIEW ROUNDTABLE

Recognizing Food Safety Heroes 

We would like to recognize the hard work and dedication of food safety professionals who diligently ensure the safety of our food. Tell us about your food safety hero, and we will showcase what makes them great during our celebration of Food Safety Education Month. 

We thank you for all you do—now let's celebrate it! 

VIEW THE FOOD SAFETY HEROES BLOG 


Join Us in Celebrating National Food Safety Education Month 2019 

VIEW THE 2019 RESOURCE ROUNDUP 


NEHA Celebrates National Food Safety Education Month 2018 

VIEW THE 2018 RESOURCE ROUNDUP


NEHA Food Safety Resources

NEHA Food Safety Credentials

NEHA offers several credentials for food safety professionals who want to advance their careers and become experts in their respective fields.

NEHA Food Safety Certificate Programs

NEHA's certificate programs have been designed for people working in food facilities—from manufacturing and processing to food service operations—to increase food safety knowledge, practices, and controls.

NEHA COVID-19 Food Safety Resources

NEHA has created food safety resources for environmental health professionals responding to COVID-19, such as the Just in Time From NEHA Video Series, the COVID-19: Essential Functions of the Environmental Health Workforce Live Chat Series, COVID-19 FAQs for Food Establishments and Food Safety Regulators, and more.

More NEHA Food Safety Resources

NEHA offers a broad range of food safety resources including our E-Learning courses, food publications, policy statements, and more.

NEHA September 2021 Journal of Environmental Health

The September 2021 Journal of Environmental Health features an article that explores efforts undertaken to improve the reliability of the restaurant food safety grading system that was implemented in Seattle and King County, Washington.