David Rosenblatt, DVM
Director of Learning
Sher Consulting and Training
Nurturing an organizational pet food safety culture — Rosenblatt offers insight on nurturing an organizational pet food safety culture. Participants will be able to design a learning experience for their organization’s employees that can nurture a culture of pet food safety that can deliver measurable results, assess the effectiveness of the current training program and of its future replacement and be able to effectively meet the requirements of international management systems and regulatory rules that demand demonstrable employee awareness.
Rosenblatt received his doctor of veterinary medicine degree from the Hebrew University, then worked at Unilever Israel as company veterinarian, R&D manager for pet food and SHEQA (safety, health, environment & QA) manager. He then joined the Standards Institution of Israel as head of the food sector and senior educator, and is still a lead auditor for numerous international standards. In 2005, Rosenblatt joined Sher Consulting and Training. He teaches companion animal nutrition and food safety at the Koret School of Veterinary Medicine and has lectured at numerous conferences and workshops internationally on food and pet food safety and quality management. Rosenblatt contributed to the textbook Petfood Technology as writer and chapter editor, and his articles have been published previously in Petfood Industry magazine. He is a member of the American Academy of Veterinary Nutritionists and the International Association for Food Protection.