On October 5, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and the CDC published the final regulatory rule to govern the use of select agents and toxins.
What does PHIS stand for?
PHIS stands for Plant Health Inspection Service
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We have 12 other meanings of PHIS in our Acronym Attic
- Professional High-Resolution Image Processing System
- Private Health Industry Quality and Safety Committee (Australia)
- Photonic Integrate and Reset (circuit)
- Public Health Information and Resources (UK)
- Population Health Intervention Research Centre (Canada)
- Public Health Information Rapid Exchange (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
- Population Health Intervention Research Initiative for Canada
- Profitable Human Investment and Resource Management
- Public Health Improvement Research Network (UK)
- Pahoa High Intermediate School (Pahoa, HI)
- Population Health Intelligence System
- Prognosis Health Information Systems (Houston, TX)
- Public Health Information System (Canada)
- Public Health Institute of Scotland
- Parents of Hearing Impaired South Australia (est. 1977)
- Public Health Information Services and Access (Michigan)
- Project of History of Indian Science, Philosophy and Culture (India)
- Prolonged Intermittent High Intensity Shuttle Run
- Payment History
- Pelvic Health Integrated Techniques (New York City, NY)
Samples in periodicals archive:
USDA and its Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service followed required procedures when they approved a variety of alfalfa that is genetically engineered to be resistant to the herbicide glyphosate, according to a ruling by the U.
The ruling was upheld on appeal in 2009, but Monsanto went to the Supreme Court arguing that any decision should have awaited the findings of a study by the Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS).
ISEZ was cosponsored by OIE, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, the US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, the Department of Interior US Geological Survey, National Wildlife Health Center, the World Health Organization, and CDC.
The soybean rust team, based out of the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, won a team award for "Enhancing Protection and Safety of the Nation's Agriculture and Food Supply"--specifically for advance planning, rapid response and recovery of a disaster that was averted by using science-based and technological strategies or addressing and mitigating risks for a potentially devastating plant disease, the Asian Soybean Rust.
According to Dore Mobley, a public affairs specialist with the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, "The USDA will have invested close to $85 million by the end of 2006 for this system.
The centre at the Rome-base Food and Agriculture Organisation will dispatch response teams to countries where bird flu is detected in animals and will channel aid, experts and equipment to areas where they are most needed, said Ron DeHaven, administrator of USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.
If deadly avian influenza infects a chicken or turkey flock in the United States, billions of dollars in sales to foreign countries will be threatened, according to Ron DeHaven, administrator of USDA's Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service.