Consumer Health Protection Mission Statement
Mission Statement: Our mission is to protect and promote the physical and environmental health of the individuals in Region 7.
Consumer Health Protection P.O.C. Keith Johnson
Responsible for providing the citizens of the state with a high level of environmental health protection through the supervision and regulation of programs having an impact on public health.
General Sanitation: Keith Johnson, Rebecca Maxey, and Linda Klaus
Toxic Substance Control:
Asbestos: Don Wyrick
Regulates the manufacture and distribution of all food, drugs, cosmetics and medical devices in Texas. Consumers can learn how the Bureau works to protect health and safety. Industry can find out what regulations affect them and apply for any licenses they may need to operate.
Drugs and Medical Devices Group: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/dmd
Food and Drug Licensing Group: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/fdlicense
Food Establishments Group: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/foodestablishments
Foods Group: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/foods
Meat Safety Assurance Unit: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/msa
Milk Group: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/milk
Seafood and Aquatic Life Group: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/seafood
Meat Safety Assurance:James Taylor , D.V.M., Mark Harwell
Manufactured Foods: Rebecca Keller , Joe Dixon
Retail Foods:Terry Sheppard,Steve Benson, Renu Selli, and Tom Arbizu.
Promotes the health of Texans through well regulated, safe use of sources of radiation.
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