Terms of reference, membership and work of the Newly Emerging Pathogens Working Group.
Terms of reference
To gather intelligence on a continuous basis in order to facilitate the rapid identification of potential threats to UK consumers from exposure to newly-emerging or re-emerging pathogens through food chain exposure pathways;
assess the significance of newly-emerging or re-emerging foodborne pathogens; and
undertake any risk assessment work on newly-emerging or re-emerging pathogens referred to it by the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food; in each case consulting other experts as necessary.
Dr Dan Tucker
Dr Gary Barker
Dr Gauri Godbole
Professor Miren Iturriza-Gomara
Mr Alec Kyriakides
Dr Gwen Lowe
Professor David McDowell