2024 ACPV Workshop 

April 14, 2024
Salt Lake City, Utah

Salmonella Outbreaks: Different Perspectives on Foodborne Pathogen Outbreaks

2024 ACPV Workshop Program Coming Soon

 Salt Lake City 

Registration Coming Soon

Registration Fees: 

ACPV member: $150.00 

Non-member: $200.00 

Student: $50.00 


We hope you will consider supporting the 2023 ACPV Workshop. Sponsors will receive exposure in messaging before the workshop, at the live portion of the workshop and on the ACPV learning management site.


Regulations and Foodborne Outbreak Investigation Perspectives

8:00 AM-9:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM-9:05 AM


9:05 AM-9:25 AM

Past, Present, Future of Food Safety Regulations

Dr. Emilio Esteban, FSIS

9:25 AM-9: 45AM

Past, Present, Future of Diagnostic Approaches to Food Safety

Heather Carleton, CDC

9:45 AM-10:00 AM



Outbreak Communication

10:00 AM-10:05 AM


10:05 AM-10:25 AM

How Interagency Communications Work

Dr. Mat Wise, CDC

10:25 AM-10:45 AM

Journalist’s Perspective on Food Borne Illness Outbreaks

Michael Grabell, ProPublica

10:45 AM-11:05 AM

Food Company’s Actions and Stakeholder Communication

Dr. Bob O’Connor, Retired from Foster Farms

11:05 AM-11:20 AM


11:35 AM-1:00 PM



Role of Litigation

1:00 PM-1:05 PM


1:05 PM-1:25 PM

Plaintiff’s Perspective

William Marler, Marler Clark

1:25 PM-1:45 PM

Defense Perspective

Alyssa L. Rebensdorf, Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

1:45 PM-2:00 PM

How Litigation has Influenced Food Systems’ Policy

Panel Discussion




How Do We Improve Human Health Outcomes

2:15 PM-2:20 PM


2:20 PM-2:40 PM

Private/Public Partnerships are Possible- Case Examples

Dr. Randy Singer, University of Minnesota

2:40 PM-3:00 PM

Risk Assessment- Identification of the Next Outbreak Strain

Dr. Tim Johnson, University of Minnesota

3:00 PM-3:15 PM


3:15 PM-3:30 PM

Closing Comments


Reservations Coming Soon

The Salt Lake City Center Marriott is the headquarters hotel for the 2024 ACPV Workshop and WPDC.