International Conference on Molluscan Shellfish Safety (ICMSS)
September 9 @ 8:00 am - September 13 @ 5:00 pm
The ICMSS is an initiative of researchers from various international institutions, including the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), related to the safety of molluscan shellfish. It seeks to be a forum for the diffusion and discussion of the advances and trends in this subject. Renown experts from around the world will take part in the conference. Students, researchers, health authorities, producers of molluscan shellfish and interested public in this subject are welcome.
The main topics to be discussed during the conference will be:
Sanitary control programs for molluscan shellfish.
Sanitary classification of harvest areas.
Pathogenic organisms in humans of interest in molluscan shellfish.
Climate change and its effect on the safety of molluscan shellfish.
Toxic phytoplankton and marine toxin.
Location: Ensenada, Baja California