Margaret Mellon, PhD

Union of Concerned Scientists
Director, Food & Environment Program
1825 K Street, NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC
USA 20006

Disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: As Senior Scientist and Director of the Food & Environment Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, I have studied the issue of antibiotic use in animal agriculture extensively, and co-authored "Hogging It!: Estimates of Antimicrobial Abuse in Livestock." I hold a doctorate in molecular biology and a law degree from the University of Virginia.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.