Annual Education Conference
Each year, AFDOSS hosts a conference in one of its representative states. Mark your calendar for this year’s 2018 AEC, happening Sept. 9-12 at the Park Vista in beautiful Gatlinburg, Tenn. We hope to see you there! We’ll share more details about registration, hotel blocks and other event information SOON! Want to become an event sponsor/exhibitor? Download the 2018 AFDOSS Sponsorship Form to review our packet and register at your desired level today!

2018 FDA Central Region Retail Food Protection Seminar (click link for conference page)
AFDOSS and the Kentucky Department for Public Health’s Food Safety Branch are co-hosting the 2018 Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Retail Food Protection Central Region Seminar! This year’s annual event is taking place at The Brown Hotel in Louisville, KY from Tues., Aug. 28 to Thurs., Aug. 30.  The FDA Retail Food Protection Seminar is for any and all food safety practitioners and policy makers who work in government, industry and/or academic sectors.

Awards & Scholarships
AFDOSS recognizes leaders in food protection. Each year the organization awards one or more students with the Mary Logan Scholarship. Pictured on our homepage is our current Eugene H. Holeman Award recipient, Natalie Adan, with several past honorees. Learn more about awards & scholarship opportunities here.

2017-2018 AFDOSS Board
The AFDOSS Board would like to thank everyone for coming to New Orleans for our 2017 AEC and we look forward to seeing you in Gatlinburg in 2018! This year, we welcome Anita MacMullen as incoming Junior Board Member. MacMullen is the Food Safety Director with the North Carolina Department of Agriculture. Learn more about your current board members here.