Division of Select Agents and Toxins: Progress Towards Change

The information below draws from and summarizes the recommendations relevant to CDC’s role within the Federal Select Agent Program (FSAP). This resource is designed to:

  • Collect the recommendations in one place
  • Outline actions that have been identified to address each one
  • Provide an update on progress towards implementation

The Division of Select Agents and Toxins (DSAT), in conjunction with its Agriculture Select Agent Service (AgSAS) colleagues, continues to work diligently to make these improvements and will provide periodic updates to this page as the initiative progresses.

Recent Status Updates

Note: Recent updates are indicated in BOLD.

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A PDF version of this summary (released in December 2017) is
available here.

Improving Inspections

Improving Facility Inspections
Improving Inspection Reporting

Improving Customer Service

Improving Incident Response

Improving Transparency and Engagement

Page last reviewed: May 11, 2020